A Plaquemine man was shot and killed Friday morning at a motel on La. 1, Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office Maj. Johnny Blanchard said.

The shooting occurred between 4:30 a.m. and 5 a.m. at the Relax Inn on La. 1, just south of the city limits of Plaquemine, Blanchard said.

Four people, including the victim, were inside a motel room when someone knocked on the door, Blanchard said. The door was opened and the shooter fired one shot into the room and hit one person, the victim, Blanchard said.

The shooting remains under investigation.