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Jefferson County Sheriff's Office investigating 6th PL NW shooting

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What started out as a carjacking, now has the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office investigating a fatal shooting Thursday night.  Around 8:00PM, Law Enforcement officials responded to an area in the 1600 block of 6th Place N.W. near Carson Road.  The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

A Deputy was flagged down at the Walmart Neighborhood Market on Centerpoint Road at 20th Street. The man told the Deputy that his son had just been carjacked by three black males and had been taken with them.   Around that time calls started coming in about a shooting in the 1600 block of 6th PL NW. Then, a call came in about a person who had been shot that was lying in the street bleeding.

There have not been any arrests and the victim has not been identifyed at this time.