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Man found shot to death in Garden District home


NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that took the life of a man in the city's Garden District.

Police says the victim was found bleeding from the head in the living room of his home just before 1 a.m. Friday.

Police spokesperson Frank Robertson says the victim had been shot once in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Robertson says it appears the man's home had been ransacked and the victim's 2008 Jeep Cherokee was also missing.

Authorities have not released the victim's name.

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