Coroner identifies man killed in FBI shooting

Coroner identifies man killed in FBI shooting

Coroner identifies man killed in FBI shooting

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Posted on July 31, 2013 at 2:11 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 31 at 3:17 PM

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NEW ORLEANS -- The man killed in an FBI shooting was identified by the coroner's office Wednesday.

On Tuesday, 37-year-old Allen Desdunes died from a single gun shot wound, Orleans Parish Coroner's Office spokesman John Gagliano said.

An FBI agent shot a man at the Motel 6 in New Orleans East shortly after 2 p.m. The agent, according to officials, was part of a task force that was conducting surveillance of drug-related activity.

One civilian was also taken from the scene in an ambulance with minor injuries.

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