Man arrested in connection with deadly shooting in Ascension Parish from September

Gregory Magee Jr.
Gregory Magee Jr.(Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office)
Published: Sep. 30, 2022 at 2:43 PM CDT|Updated: Jan. 5, 2023 at 5:57 PM CST
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GONZALES, La. (WAFB) - Detectives with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Offices have arrested a man in connection with a deadly shooting that happened in September of 2022.

According to officials, Gregory Magee Jr., 21, is charged with second-degree murder, illegal use of weapons, and aggravated criminal damage to property in the shooting death of Jasper Dorsey, 22, Gonzales.

Magee has been booked into the Ascension Parish Jail.

No bond has been set at this time.


The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating another deadly shooting after a man injured by gunfire in Gonzales 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.

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