According to Sheriff Jeff Wiley, 24-year- old Sylvester Leblanc was a victim of a homicide that occurred on Third Street in Donaldsonville shortly before 9 p.m. Monday night. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased a short while later.

This case is currently under investigation and additional details may be available at a later date. Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-621- 4636 or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers at 235-344- STOP (7868). To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers immediately.

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