Christopher Jones Obituary News: Authorities identify teen killed in St. Martinville shooting.
Police say a man was shot and died late on Thursday, and a homicide investigation has been launched in St. Martinville.
Just after 5 o’clock in the evening, a dead man’s body was discovered close to Porter Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, according to Police Chief Rickey Martin.
According to St. Martinville Police, the victim has been named as Christopher Jones, 19, of St. Martinville.
Martin claimed that a gunshot wound appeared to be the cause of death.
Investigations are ongoing.