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Eunice man dies in Tuesday night shooting

St. Landry Parish Sheriff
Posted at 10:54 AM, Mar 01, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-01 12:23:55-05

A 27-year-old Eunice man has died after a shooting.

Jamacan Malveaux was pronounced dead at the scene, deputies say.

St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz says detectives are working the shooting, which happened Tuesday night at around 9:30 p.m.

Deputies were called to the intersection of La. 29 and North St. Mary Street to investigate reports of a shooting.

When they arrived, they found shell casings in the road and the victim inside a vehicle; he already had died.

No other information is being released at this time due to it being an ongoing investigation, the sheriff says.

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