Police question man about shooting in Morgan City

Jose Ariano (Courtesy: Morgan City Police)
Jose Ariano (Courtesy: Morgan City Police)

MORGAN CITY, LA (WAFB) - Morgan City Police have detained Jose Ariano for his suspected involvement in the shooting death of a man that took place around 11:30 Friday night, according to a post on the police department's Facebook page.

The victim was found with a gunshot wound at 700 Federal Avenue and was later pronounced dead by the Parish Coroner's Office. Ariano has not been charged.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Morgan City Police Department at 985-380-4605.

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