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KENNER, La. -- Police are investigating the murder of a 19-year-old man, according to Sgt. Brian McGregor, spokesman for Kenner Police.

Shortly after 12 a.m., police were called to the intersection of 31st and Marietta streets after a report of a shooting, said McGregor.

Jeremiah Jackson, 19, was found by officers, and, according to police, he was taken to University Hospital in New Orleans where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities have not determined a motive or identified a suspect, said McGregor.

Anyone with information is asked to call Kenner Police Detective Joseph McRae at 504-712-2296 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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