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Victim in St. Martin Parish shooting dies

Posted at 9:18 PM, Apr 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-20 23:27:20-04

UPDATE: The 23-year-old man who was found shot in a home in Cade early Saturday morning has died.

Deputies say Justin Primeaux was shot during a home invasion.

Two suspects remain at large.


A man is in critical condition following a shooting in Cade early Saturday morning.

Shortly after 4 a.m., St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a shooting at a home in the 1000 block of Vieux Jacquet Road. When they arrived, they found a 23-year-old inside the home who had been shot.

He was taken to the hospital where he is critical condition.

Deputies are now looking for two suspects.

If you have any information about the shooting, please call the sheriff’s office at 337-394-3071, or you may send them a message via their Facebook page.