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Investigation underway after Thibodaux man found shot in face

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THIBODAUX, LA (WVUE) -

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Department is investigating a Friday morning shooting in Thibodaux. 

According to Sheriff Craig Webre, one man was injured after suffering from a gunshot wound to the face. 

Detectives were dispatched to the scene in the 2000 block of St. Mary Street around 3:39 a.m., according to the report.  

Webre said the victim was initially transported to Thibodaux Regional Medical Center, but he was transferred to University Hospital in New Orleans.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to submit a tip anonymously to Crime Stoppers Bayou Region by phone at 1-800-743-7433 or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org.

Tips can also be submitted using the P3 Tips app on your mobile device.

Tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 in cash if the information leads to an arrest, according to the news release issued by Webre.

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