JEFFERSON PARISH, LA (WVUE) - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that left one woman dead and sent one man to the hospital.
Officials say around 1:10 a.m. Saturday, a detective who was in the area reported shots fired in the 1300 block of Manhattan Blvd. Once on the scene, the detective discovered an unresponsive woman lying in the parking lot of Lowes. She was pronounced dead on the scene.
Another male victim was shot and his condition is unknown at this time.
Witnesses say the woman was among a group of others who had just got off a party bus when shots were fired. Investigators suspect that there was multiple shooters involved in this incident, and according to witnesses, the shooters fled in an unknown vehicle. A motive for the shooting has not been determined.
The victims names will not be released until families are notified.
If you have any information that could help with this investigation, you are asked to contact the JPSO Investigations Bureau at 504-364-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.