UPDATE: Victim identified in deadly July 4 shooting in Carencro

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CARENCRO, La.- UPDATE: The Lafayette Parish Coroner’s Office has identified the the victim in a deadly July 4 shooting as 20-year-old Jaqualon Sellers.

ORIGINAL: Police were able to locate a suspect vehicle near Surrey St. shortly after the shooting occurred.

When police arrived on scene it was learned that a private party had taken the victim to a local hospital where the victim was announced dead upon arrival.

Upon further investigation, three weapons were recovered, by Carencro Police, from the shooting and have charged a sixteen-year-old with one count of second degree murder. Several other charges are pending at this time. More arrests are likely to follow.

The identification of the victim will be released after next of kin have been notified.

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