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One person was left dead and another critically injured after an early morning shooting in Gonzales, according to a press release from Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

The shooting occurred shortly before 9 a.m. Saturday on Churchpoint Road, officials say. 

Ascension Sheriff Bobby Webre said that detectives are currently investigating the shooting.

Around the same time Saturday morning, three people were killed in a reported homicide in Livingston Parish.

More details to come.