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Posted: Monday, 20 May 2013 11:23AM

Man shot dead in Tangipahoa

A man is dead on the Nortshore and cops suspect it was a drive by shooting.

"Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports that the Criminal Investigations Division is investigating a homicide which occurred near Natalbany Extension at approximately 11:45 last night,"  Spokeswoman Dawn Panepinto said in a news release.

She says the victim is from Independence, LA.

"20 year old James Dillon... was shot and killed while siting inside of his vehicle.  At this time, detectives believe that this incident is the result of a drive by shooting,"

She says that Sheriff Edwards is asking anyone with information about what happened to call Crime Stoppers at 800-554-5245.

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Locations : IndependenceLouisiana
People : Daniel EdwardsDawn PanepintoJames Dillon
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