One dead in Westbank homicide

GRETNA, La. – The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a murder in unincorporated Gretna.

Officers responded to reports of a shooting in the 300 block of Ruby Street shortly before 7 a.m., according to the JPSO

Responding officers found a 37-year-old man, who had been shot once in the head lying under a pickup truck parked at that location.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

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