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Man found dead in Terrytown home

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JEFFERSON PARISH, LA (WVUE) -

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that left one man dead.

Around 8:00 p.m on Saturday night officers responded to a call of someone shot at 735 Whitney Avenue. Upon arrival, they discovered 60-year-old Raymond Laurent with a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead on the scene.  

Officials say Laurent's wife returned home around 8:00 p.m. and found him on the sofa in the living room.

There were no signs of forced entry. No further information is currently available on a motive or possible suspects.

FOX 8 will continue to update this story as it develops.

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