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Hollygrove murder victim identified

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New Orleans, La. -- The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office identifies the victim in Friday evening's fatal shooting as 19-year-old Brandon Baker.

Police received a call around 6:45 Friday evening about a man down in the 2900 block of Eagle Street, off Earhart Boulevard.  Responding officers found Baker there, shot several times.  He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police spoke with witnesses at the scene, who said the shooter pulled up in a silver Chevrolet HHR, jumped out and fired at the victim before speeding off.

If you have any information on this deadly attack, please call NOPD or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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