LOCKPORT, La. — Deputies say a 19-year-old man is dead after someone started shooting into his mother's home in Lockport Sunday night.
According to the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office, the shooting happened around 10:25 p.m. in the 100 block of East Fontinelle Street. Deputies arriving at the scene found Alton Adams inside his mother's home.
Investigators say witnesses heard several gunshots and one of the rounds penetrated the home and struck Adams. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The sheriff's office said the investigation is ongoing but no suspects are in custody at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers Bayou Region at 1-800-743-7433 or online at Crimestoppersbr.org.