Sheriff’s Office investigating fatal shooting in Central Gardens area

in Mid-County

One person is dead and another injured following a late night shooting in Central Gardens.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office along with Nederland police were called to the 1500 block of Lamar Avenue just before 10:30 Tuesday night in reference to a shooting.

Gunfire was exchanged between the suspects and the young man and one of the suspects died.


Police are asking residents in the area to check their security cameras between 10:00 and 10:30 P.M. Tuesday night to see if there is any suspicious activity. It can be reported to police at (409)-835-8411.

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