One killed, one injured in River Ridge double shooting

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UPDATE: JPSO says the shooter, Shecorey Young, was arrested Thursday morning in Metairie.

Young is charged with one count of first-degree murder and two counts of attempted first-degree murder.


RIVER RIDGE, La. (WGNO) – One person is dead and another is injured after a double shooting this afternoon in River Ridge.

According to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, the shooting happened in the 300 block of Bengal Road.


Deputies said 34-year-old Jeffery Johnson was shot and killed, and a 16-year-old boy was injured.