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MARRERO, La. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a murder in Marrero early Friday morning.

According to Sheriff Newell Normand, around 2:17 a.m., 39-year-old Marlon Bennett was fatally shot inside of his house in the 2500 block of Oregon Street.

Witnesses say two unknown black males forced their way inside of Bennett's house, found him in his bedroom and shot him once in the head.

The two gunmen fled the scene in an unknown vehicle.

Four people were inside of the home at the time of the shooting but no one else was hurt.

The investigation is ongoing according to JPSO.

JPSO deputies currently have no suspects or motive in this shooting and ask that if you have any information that can help, that you call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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