Shooting in Sorrento leaves one person dead

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A Saturday morning shooting in the town of Sorrento has left one person dead.

An Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office spokesperson says several people heard gunshots around 3:30 a.m. near L V Road.

The victim has been identified as 41-year-old Gerald Wilkins of Baton Rouge.

If you have any information that could help detectives, call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.

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