Teen dies after shooting, another hospitalized

18-year-old Davonne Solomon
18-year-old Davonne Solomon

GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - Two groups of teenagers began fighting at the Geismar Convention Center Saturday around 11:45 p.m. leaving one dead and another hospitalized.

After the Ascension Parish Sheriff's office broke up the fight between the teenagers, they caravanned through Gonzales to Amber Street near Worthy Street and Darla Avenue. Davonne Solomon, 18, was shot and killed at the scene. An unidentified 17-year-old girl is in the hospital recovering from shots in the arm and back.

The Gonzales Police Department is searching for a suspect.

This shooting remains under investigation.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP.

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