Ascension Sheriff's Office: Man killed during overnight double-shooting in Donaldsonville
DONALDSONVILLE- According to the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office, a man was killed during an overnight (Oct. 19) shooting in Donaldsonville.
The Sheriff's Office says around midnight, shots were fired at a vehicle along Highway 70 and Highway 3089 and when deputies arrived at the scene of the crime they found 35-year-old Brandon Turner suffering from a gunshot wound.
Officials say Turner succumbed to his injuries while at the crime scene.
A second person was also wounded, officials say, a passenger who was rushed to a nearby hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
At this time, no additional information related to the shooting is available .
Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-621-4636 or by texting 847411 to its anonymous tip line or to Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7868).
To be eligible for a cash reward, callers must contact Crime Stoppers immediately.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Man allegedly shot & killed girlfriend at Burbank Drive apartment complex near...
Local bars facing shortage of liquor brought on by hurricane, pandemic
Last chance for Ascension residents to sign up for hurricane debris pick-up
Former flight attendant explains how passengers survived fiery plane crash
Councilmember removed from contentious Ascension drainage meeting after shouting at attendees, colleague