FOUR CORNERS — Detectives are investigating the fatal shooting Wednesday afternoon of a Four Corners man.

Ronald J. Chillis Jr. was shot several times in the chest at a Ronald Lane residence around 3:41 p.m., said St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Traci Landry.

Chillis, 32, was pronounced dead at the Franklin Foundation Hospital, about 15 minutes from where the shooting took place.

No further details are available, Landry said, as the shooting is being investigated as a homicide by the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Division.