East Feliciana Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting death of 17-year-old


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting death of a 17-year-old in Jackson.

Deputies learned about the shooting around 11:56 p.m. Friday and arrived to 3600 block of Race Street in Jackson to find 17-year-old De’Armarione Hawkins suffering from a gunshot wound.

Hawkins was transported to Our Lady of the Lake, where he died just after 3 a.m. on Saturday, according to the sheriff’s office.

Anyone with information on the killing can call East Feliciana Communications at 225-683-5459.

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