The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide in Bridge City.
Officials say deputies were dispatched around 3 p.m. to the intersection of Wayne Avenue and the Westbank Expressway for a shooting.
Arriving deputies located the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, the JPSO said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A nearby Waffle House was closed down, but is not related to the incident.
No word on a suspect at this time.
Anyone with information can contact the JPSO at 504-364-5300 or Crimestoppers at 822-1111.
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