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Person of interest sought in Morgan City shooting

3 years 4 months 1 week ago May 21, 2013 May 21, 2013 Tuesday, May 21 2013 May 21, 2013 8:22 AM in News
Source: Morgan City PD
By: Jillian Washington

MORGAN CITY - Police are calling on the public to help track down a suspect wanted in a deadly shooting Monday night.

Officers responded to a call of shots fired at the corner of Garber St. and Federal Ave. shortly after 11 p.m.

When they arrived, police say they found the victim, Mikki Dauntain, with an apparent gunshot wound to the head. He was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Investigators have identified 24-year-old Justin Patterson as a "person of interest" who's wanted for questioning in the shooting.

Anyone with information about the shooting or Patterson's whereabouts should contact police.

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