KENNER POLICE DEPARTMENT
Stephen D. Caraway
Chief of Police
500 Veterans Boulevard
FAX (504) 712-2209
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sergeant Brian
man found shot in home
The Kenner Police Department is presently investigating an apparent
homicide that occurred earlier in the 2100 block of 21st
Street, in Kenner.
approximately 3:39 p.m., (Thursday, August 22, 2013), the Kenner Police
Department received a 9-1-1 telephone call reporting a possible death.
Officers responding to the location discovered a deceased male,
23 years old, inside a home in the 2100 block of 21st Street,
in Kenner. It appears the
victim has been deceased for several days.
initial examination of the body revealed the victim had been shot more
than one time. Although the
death has not been classified by the Coronerís Officer pending autopsy
on Friday, August 23, 2013, the Kenner Police Department is working this
death as a homicide investigation.
identity of the victim will be released once family notifications are
made. Information received
revealed the victimís parents are both incarcerated and will have to be
notified of the death through a prison Chaplin.
Kenner Police Department website:
Steve Caraway urges anyone with information concerning this incident to
call Detective Adam Schouest (Kenner Police Department) at (504)
712-2304 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.