Man fatally shot outside of Gretna home, Jefferson sheriff says

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Published: Nov. 22, 2022 at 6:00 AM CST
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GRETNA, La. (WVUE) - A man was fatally shot Monday (Nov. 21) night outside of a home in Gretna, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff’s deputies say they were dispatched around 11:30 p.m. in response to a shooting in the 600 block of Grovewood Dr. It was there deputies say they discovered a man that had been fatally shot.

The victim was pronounced dead on the scene. The parish coroner identified the victim as 22-year-old Shanon K Young, Jr. of Ponchatoula.

There is no suspect information available for release at this time.

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

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