The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating the Saturday morning shooting death of a woman in Harvey.
Sheriff Newell Normand reports around 4 am Saturday, his office received a call from a Harvey homeowner who suspected someone was trying to break into her house. She told dispatch someone was outside knocking on the front door.
Shortly after, a responding deputy arrived at the 3701 Clover Lane address. The deputy discovered a black female lying at the front door unconscious and bleeding. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene. She was shot twice. The victim had no identification.
Investigators suspect the victim was running from someone and tried to seek refuge. They do not have a motive or suspect at this time.
Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to call the Jefferson Parish investigations Bureau at 504 364 5300 or Crimestoppers at 822-1111.