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35-year-old man shot to death in Milan

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FOX 8 received this news release from the New Orleans Police Dept. Wednesday night:

Homicide Detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a 35-year-old man. The victim was found earlier this evening around 6:15pm, on a sidewalk at the intersection of Amelia and Magnolia Street. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.

Officers were called to investigate a "man down" at the intersection. When officers arrived they found the unresponsive victim on the sidewalk. He had been shot multiple times and was pronounced dead on the scene. 

Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible in this incident, as well as a motive.

Homicide Detective Ryan Vaught is in charge of the investigation.

Citizens with information that can help solve these crimes are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). 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 www.crimestoppersgno.org 

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