A man was fatally shot in Metairie Thursday evening, according to a WWL-TV report.

The report says the man was found suffering from gunshot wounds in the 1200 block of Howard Avenue near Providence Memorial Park, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. Two shell casings were also on the ground near the man. 

JPSO said the man was taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

Read WWL-TV's full report here.

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