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Central City shooting leaves 47-year-old man dead

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New Orleans, La - Homicide detectives with the New Orleans Police Department are investigating the shooting death of a 47-year-old man. The shooting occurred Sunday, just after 7:00 p.m. in the 2500 block of Terpsichore St. in Central City. The name of the victim will be released after family members are notified.

According to police, responding officers arrived on scene to find the man lying on the sidewalk suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives are gathering information and evidence to find the person(s) responsible as well as a motive. If you have any information that could help investigators, you are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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