Man shot to death Friday night in Westwego

January 19, 2019 - 8:36 am

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says a man was found shot to death in Westwego Friday night.

Deputies responded to a report of a shooting near the intersection of Beechgrove Boulevard and E. Claiborne Parkway around 9:30 p.m. 

They found the victim, lying in the roadway, suffering from a single gunshot wound.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim’s identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

There is no suspect or motive at this time, according to the sheriff’s office.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or the JPSO Homicide division at 504-364-5300.

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