One dead, another critical after Marrero double shooting

MARRERO-- The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Department is currently investigating a double shooting in the 6200 block of 6th Street, near Ames Boulevard.

Investigators say that they got the call of a person shot around 2:30 a.m.

When they arrived on the scene, they found two male victims.

One of those victims, 41-year-old Damond Taylor of Marrero, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other, 31-year-old Shawn Coofer, was taken to the hospital in critical condition.