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Zachary High student killed in New Roads shooting Sunday

3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago Monday, May 20 2024 May 20, 2024 May 20, 2024 4:45 PM May 20, 2024 in News
Source: WBRZ

NEW ROADS - Police officers in New Roads are looking for information about the killing of a 16-year-old Zachary High student over the weekend. 

The New Roads Police Department said a juvenile, later identified as Jonathan Johnson Jr., was found with a gunshot wound around 3 a.m. Sunday along Carver Drive near Wilkins Street.

First responders took Johnson to a hospital where he died.

Chief Cedric Epps told WBRZ that the department does not have a suspect yet but officers are investigating all leads. 

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