Potential burglary suspect killed in Gonzales shooting

GONZALES — A 35-yr-old man was shot and killed overnight in Ascension Parish.

It happened around 12:30am on Sunday, June 18 at the Oakwood Apts. on S. Lanoux Ave. in Gonzales.

Officials say Joshua Jones, 35, was shot six-seven times in the chest and stomach area.

He was transported to a hospital where he died from his injuries.

Officials added that the victim may be a possible suspect in an aggravated burglary. That remains under investigation and no further details have been provided at this time.

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