NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in Treme that left a man dead.
According to police, a call was received around 8:15 a.m. about gunfire in the 1900 block of St. Ann Street.
When officers arrived at the scene, they discovered a man lying in a parking lot suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators are currently working to determine a suspect and a motive in the shooting.
Police have not released the name of the victim pending family notification. The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s name along with an official cause of death following an autopsy.
If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact NOPD Homicide Detective Nicholas Williams at (504) 658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.