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One person was killed Thursday afternoon in a shooting in Livingston. 

Deputies were dispatched to the 28000 block of Herman Simeon Road around 1 p.m. Thursday.

Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard said detectives were on scene as of 3:30 p.m., but few details were available about the situation.

"There is no current threat to anyone in and around the scene," he said in a statement. "We are still looking at the evidence to determine exactly what happened at that address earlier today."

The victim has not been identified.


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