Metairie – The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that left one woman dead in Metairie.
It happened just before 1:30 Monday morning in the 700 block of North Howard Avenue.
Deputies say they found the woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She died on the scene.
Officials say a man they believe is responsible for the shooting was taken into custody at the scene.
The identities of the victim and the suspect have not been released.