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Young man shot to death in Milan

New Orleans, La. -

Police are investigating the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in the Milan area.

FOX 8 News received this press release on the incident from NOPD Monday afternoon:

An 18-year-old man was killed after a shooting this afternoon in the Milan Neighborhood. The name of the man has not been released pending notification of family members.

The shooting happened at approximately 3:45 P.M., at the intersection of Delachaise and LaSalle Streets.

The man was found shot multiple times to the body lying on the ground. He died at the hospital.

The Lead Homicide Detective in this case is Candice Preston.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to CRIMESTOPPERS at

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