JPSO: Man found shot to death in Marrero

JPSO: Man found shot to death in Marrero
(Source: NOPD)

MARRERO, LA (WVUE) - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an overnight shooting that left one man dead.

According to Sheriff Joseph Lopinto, deputies responded to a shooting in the 2000 block of Watling Drive around 12:20 a.m.

When deputies arrived at the scene, they found a male lying unconscious on the sidewalk suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was later pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators are working to determine a suspect and a motive in the shooting.

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

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