Man killed in Wednesday shooting identified

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New Orleans, La.- The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office identifies the man shot and killed in the 2800 block of Magnolia Street as 18-year-old Dionte Lewis.

Police say Lewis was found lying in a driveway suffering from several gunshot wounds.

Lewis was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

Witnesses tell police they saw a black, late model Acura speeding away from the area.

Anyone with any information on this shooting is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111.