JEFFERSON PARISH, LA (WVUE) - A woman was shot and killed after getting off a party bus in Harvey, she is the only fatality in three shootings that took place this morning in Jefferson Parish.
According to reports from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, four people were shot in three separate shootings this morning over a six hour span.
The violent night began in the Lowe's parking lot in the 1300 block of Manhattan Boulevard around 1:10 a.m.. Witnesses say a group of people were getting off a party bus when gunshots rang out.
When officers arrived on the scene they found a woman lying unresponsive in the parking lot. She was pronounced dead on the scene.
A man was also wounded, according to JPSO. He survived the shooting, but his condition is unknown.
Investigators suspect that there were several shooters, but have not determined a motive or suspects at this time.
The second shooting occurred around 4:30 a.m. in Marrero. According to a preliminary report from police, a man was shot near the corner of the Westbank Expressway and Robinson Avenue. His injuries are reported to be non-life-threatening.
The third shooting of the morning happened on the East Bank of Jefferson Parish in the 1000 block of Jefferson highway. According to a preliminary report from police, a man was shot around 7 a.m. His injuries are reported to be non-life-threatening.
Anyone with information on any of these shootings is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.