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Deputies say man shot to death while sitting on porch

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Adoriji Wilson, man identified as victim in shooting (Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office) Adoriji Wilson, man identified as victim in shooting (Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office)
DONALDSONVILLE, LA (WAFB) -

Authorities are searching for the person who shot a man to death on his own front porch Sunday night.

The victim has been identified as 37-year-old Adoriji Wilson.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office reported the shooting happened in the 900 block of Elizabeth Street in Donaldsonville.

According to Sheriff Jeff Wiley, investigators were told that Wilson was on the porch with others when an unidentified suspect walked up and immediately began firing at Wilson.  Investigators believe that the shooter was wearing a florescent green rain suit with the hood pulled over his head when he approached and shot Wilson.

Investigators are currently following up on leads and searching for a motive. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward up to $2,500 for the information that leads to the arrest and indictment of person (s) responsible for this homicide. The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is offering a separate and independent reward of $2,500.

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