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Man killed in Terrytown shooting

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office says one man is dead after a shooting in Terrytown Saturday morning.

Sheriff Newell Normand says the shooting happened around 8:30 a.m. in the 2300 block of Park Place.

When deputies arrived at the scene, they found a male victim lying on the ground in the parking lot suffering from a single gunshot wound. He was taken to University Medical Center where he later died.

The victim has not been identified.

According to police, the suspect is described as a black man, who is tall with a slim build and dreadlocks. He was last seen running south on Park Place following the shooting. 

If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Detective Jean Lincoln at (504) 364-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. 

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