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One man died at the hospital following a shooting on Avenue A in Port Allen Tuesday, Jan. 29 around 3:00 p.m. The Port Allen Police Department identified Dedrick Quantz Jackson, 19 as the victim. 

A large police presence blocked off the portion of Avenue A off of LA Hwy. 1 next to the Port Allen Depot this afternoon. 

Police have not released any further details at this time. 

This page will be updated as information is made available. 

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