Man found stabbed to death in Gentilly

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

Police say a 24 year-old man was found stabbed to death in the 3300 block of Belfort street around.

A police spokesman says the New Orleans Fire Department responded to a fire at the residence around 8:30am. Once the fire was out, they discovered the victim. He was pronounced dead on scene.

The victim has not been identified. The coroner's office will conduct an autopsy.

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