Ascension investigating second homicide of day

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the second homicide of the day.

The most recent happened in Prairieville on Oak Meadow St. Officials say a man was transported to an area hospital but died from his injuries.

Officials said in the Oak Meadow St. shooting, the victim also was in his vehicle when he was shot.

The first shooting was earlier this morning around 6:30am with David Washington Jr., 31, having died from his injuries. Officials said he was shot multiple times while sitting in his car in Donaldsonville.

This is an ongoing investigation. Further details maybe limited at this time. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office anonymously at 225-621-4636 or by texting 847411 the anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). You must call Capital Region Crime Stoppers to receive a cash reward.

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