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The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man in Marrero.

According to Sheriff Newell Normand, around 1:07 Wednesday morning, headquarters received calls of multiple shots fired in the 400 block of Westwood Drive in Marrero.

Third District Officers arrived and discovered 35-year-old Watson Terrell lying face down on the ground across from his residence.

Terrell was pronounced dead on the scene.

Someone fired multiple shots at Terrell as he tried to run. His body was located in front of 456 Westwood Drive.

There is no motive or suspect at this time.

Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to call the JPSO Investigations Bureau at (504) 364-5300 or Crimestoppers.

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