The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting of a man in Old Metairie, reports states.
According to Sheriff Joseph Lopinto, the shooting occurred inside a home in the 700 block of Parkway Avenue.
Lopinto disclosed that deputies found an unconscious man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound on the scene.
The victim was transported to an area hospital where he reportedly succumbed to his injuries, according to Lopinto.
According to reports. the suspected shooter was on the scene when deputies arrived and has been detained pending further investigation.