JPSO investigating homicide in Marrero

Man shot inside a residence

Jim Hanzo
August 23, 2019 - 8:14 am

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred just before 8:00 pm Thursday night.

It happened in the 4100 block of East Ames Blvd. in Marrero.

At around 7:55 pm, Third District deputies were dispatched to a report of a man shot inside a residence.  Responding deputies located the victim, who has not been identified at this time, suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the chest.  The victim was pronounced dead on the scene.

There is no suspect or motive information available at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call our Homicide Section at 504-364-5300 or contact Crimestoppers.

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