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Shooting in Algiers leaves one man dead

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New Orleans -- Homicide detectives with the New Orleans Police Department are investigating a shooting that left one man dead. The incident occurred Sunday around 10:46 p.m. in the 1500 block of Southlawn Blvd in Algiers. The victim's identification will be released once family members are notified. 

Police say that the victim was shot multiple time while sitting inside of a car. He got out of the car and began to run away before collapsing a short distance away. The man was pronounced dead on the scene. Narcotics were also found on the scene, according to police.

Investigators are looking for the person(s) responsible, as well as, a motive. If you have any information that could assist investigators, you are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at (504) 822-1111. 

 

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