Victim identified in St. Martinville Police homicide investigation

Person dead at the corner of North MLK Drive and Porter Street
St. Martinville Shooting
Posted at 6:31 PM, Mar 23, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-24 15:54:53-04

St. Martinville Police are investigating a homicide at the corner of North Martin Luther King Drive and Porter Street.

Chief Ricky Martin told KATC that two men were shot on Thursday evening.

At the time of the release, one man was in surgery, while the other man, 19-year-old Christopher Jones, died on the scene.

If you have any information you are asked to call St. Martinville Police or St. Martin Crime Stoppers.