Man found shot dead in Barataria Loop News Created : 14 February 2018 Crime A St James man was found shot dead in Barataria on Wednesday morning. The deceased has been identified as Jason Des Vignes. According to police reports, he was found slumped against the steering wheel of his vehicle at about 12:15 am Wednesday. Initially, it was thought that he was drunk and had pulled aside of the roadway. However, when officers made a check, they observed that Des Vignes had been shot. The area was cordoned off and crime scene investigators visited the location. Des Vignes, police said, was from Belle Vue Road, Long Circular. Police currently have no motive for this incident. More on this as it becomes available.