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Man killed, teen wounded in River Ridge shooting

Two people were shot, one of them fatally, Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 7) in River Ridge, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. (Michelle Hunter, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) Two people were shot, one of them fatally, Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 7) in River Ridge, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. (Michelle Hunter, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
Dozens of evidence markers at the scene. (FOX 8 Photo) Dozens of evidence markers at the scene. (FOX 8 Photo)
RIVER RIDGE, LA (WVUE) -

One person was killed and another was injured Wednesday in a shooting in River Ridge.

The shooting happened at about 1:30 p.m. in the 300 block of Bengal Road near Jefferson Highway.

Investigators with the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said the victims are an adult male and a teenager who is believed to be 15 or 16 years old. The adult was killed but the teenager, who was shot in the back, is expected to recover.

Kenner police have joined the JPSO to assist in the investigation.

Dozens of evidence markers were scattered in front of home where the shooting took place.

Fox8live.com will update this story as details become available.

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