Homicide investigation underway in Marrero

Updated: Nov. 20, 2017 at 5:23 AM CST
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MARRERO, LA (WVUE) - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's office is investigating a homicide in Marrero Monday morning.

Around 1:13 a.m. deputies responded to reports of shots fired near the 5400 block of West Bank Expressway and Saddler Road.

When deputies arrived they found a man unconscious between two vehicles at 554 Saddler Road.

According to Sheriff Joseph Lopinto, the victim was pronounced dead on scene from a gunshot wound.

Deputies do not have  motive or suspect at this time, according to Lopinto.

Anyone with information on the homicide is asked to contact our Investigations Bureau at 504-364-5300 or Crimestoppers.

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