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AVONDALE, La.-- A 63-year-old Gretna man was shot to death in the driveway of a home in Avondale early Saturday morning.

According to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, the victim, identified as Alvin Alexis, was found slumped over in the driver's seat of a car in the driveway of a home in the 200 block of Capitol Drive around 1:25 a.m.

Deputies said the engine of the car was still running and the lights were on when the body was discovered.

Alexis had several gunshot wounds to the upper body and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives said they have no motives or suspects as of Saturday afternoon.

The sheriff's office said that Alexis has a criminal history that includes second-degree murder, attempted armed robbery, crack possession, enticing a person to prostitution, contributing to a delinquency of a minor-sexual, illegal possession of a weapon, aggravated assault, illegal use of a weapon and contraband in a correctional center.

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