NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating an overnight shooting that has left two men dead and another man injured.
Sheriff Joseph Lopinto says the shooting happened just after midnight in the 4200 block of Lac Couture Drive.
Deputies responding to the shooting found a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A short time later, two males arrived at a local hospital by private conveyance with gunshot wounds. One of the men later died. The other victim is currently listed in stable condition.
Through the investigation, it was determined that the two men were also shot on Lac Couture Dr.
Investigators are working to determine a suspect and a motive in the shooting.
JPSO has not released the names of the victims pending family notification.
If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact the JPSO Homicide Section at (504) 364-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.