No arrest reported in case of woman found shot to death (updated)

BAYOU VISTA, La. — As of this morning, the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s office had not released any new information regarding the investigation of the homicide of 18-year-old Keyiona Chenevert of Bayou Vista.

And, autopsy results are still pending, according to the St. Mary Parish coroner’s office.

Chenevert was found dead in an apartment on Three B’s Lane in Bayou Vista Monday afternoon, and a preliminary investigation indicates the woman died as a result of injuries consistent with gunshot wounds, according to a St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office press release.

Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call at 2:20 p.m. Monday of an unresponsive subject in an apartment on Three B’s Lane off of Pluto Street in Bayou Vista.

Upon arrival, deputies discovered Chenevert in the apartment, the release stated.

Chenevert was pronounced dead at the scene by the St. Mary Parish Coroner.

The investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information pertaining to the investigation, contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 985-384-1622 or 337-828-1960.

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