Terrytown, La. -- Jefferson Parish police are investigating a shooting that happened just before midnight leaving one man dead late Saturday night.

At 11:59 p.m Saturday, officers responded to reports of gunshots in the 300 block of Ruby street in Terrytown. As police were responding, a call also came in of someone shot in a parking lot in that area.

Police located a male victim lying in the parking lot in front of 336 Ruby street suffering from gunshot wounds to his body. He was prounounced dead on the scene.

Crime scene officers were able to recover several spent shell-casings in the area where the body was discovered. There are no known suspects or motive at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact JPSO Homicide Division at 504-364-5300 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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