Saturday morning murder in Gretna

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The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says a man was shot and killed near the West Bank Expressway Saturday morning.

Authorities say deputies received a call around 5:20 a.m. about a man shot in the 100 block of West Bank Expressway.

2nd District officers arrived shortly afterwards and found an unidentified male victim unconscious at that location. He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Investigators said they have no motive or suspect information at this time. 

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Crimestoppers or the JPSO Investigations Bureau at 504 364-5300.