Update: Man found dead on I-10, police asking for help from Kenner-to-LaPlace motorists
At approximately 3:23 a.m. Sunday, the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office was contacted about a single vehicle crash that occurred on Interstate 10 West Bound between mile markers 217 and 219.
Sheriff Greg Champagne said first responders discovered the crashed vehicle, a 2006 silver Chrysler Sebring, had what appeared to be numerous bullet holes. A deceased man was located inside the vehicle.
Other occupants in the vehicle were taken to an area hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
Interstate 10 West Bound was closed due to the investigation and all traffic was diverted to Interstate 310. The roadway is now re-opened.
Champagne said the investigation is ongoing and is asking anyone with information about the killing or anyone
traveling on Interstate 10 West Bound between Kenner and LaPlace around 3:23 a.m. Sunday to call Detective Jenni Barrette at 985-783-1135 or 985-783-6807.
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