NOPD investigating N.O. East murder

New Orleans, La. - The NOPD is investigating a morning murder in New Orleans East.

A police spokesperson says a man was found shot to death in the 6900 block of Boston Drive around 8am.

Officers found the man lying in the back yard of an abandoned home.

His identity has not been released.

Call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 if you have any information that can help investigators.