HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION IN AVONDALE
Sunday, August 11, 2013 10:01 PM
On August 11, 2013, around 8:18 PM, our officers were dispatched to numerous reports of gunshots in the 300 block of Pat Drive in Avondale. First responding officers located the body of an unidentified black male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds lying in the side driveway of 329 Pat Drive. The victim, whose identity is unknown, was pronounced dead on the scene.
Crime Scene technicians recovered a number of spent shell casings several feet away for where the victim was discovered.
Homicide investigators have yet to establish a motive, nor, have they identified any suspect(s).
Anyone with information in this matter is asked to call our Homicide Division at 504-364-5300 or CRIMESTOPPERS.
Colonel John N. Fortunato
Public Information Office
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office
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