Victim in Prairieville shooting dies from injuries

Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office
Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office(Josh Auzenne | WAFB)
Published: Sep. 30, 2022 at 2:43 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 30, 2022 at 8:07 PM CDT
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PRAIRIEVILLE, La. (WAFB) - The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating another deadly shooting after a man injured by gunfire in Prairieville on Friday, Sept. 30, later died.

The shooting happened on Oak Meadow Street around 2 p.m., deputies said.

A spokesman for the sheriff’s office said the man who was shot was taken to the hospital for treatment. He then reported around 8 p.m. that the victim had succumbed to his injuries.

The victim’s name has not been released.

Investigators have not yet named a suspect or established a motive in the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.

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Anyone with information about this case should call the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office anonymously at 225-621-4636; text their anonymous tip line at 847411; or call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). You must call Capital Region Crime Stoppers to receive a cash reward.

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