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Man found shot to death inside truck in Algiers


NEW ORLEANS, LA - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that killed an unidentified man Friday night in Algiers.

The shooting occurred at about 8:20 p.m. in the 2000 block of L. B. Landry Avenue.      

Officers responding to a call of shots fired located the victim inside a truck in the rear parking lot of the Fischer Housing Development. 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 a suspect and a motive. 

Homicide Detective Matthew Morrison is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 658-5300. Callers to Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111 may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest and indictment.

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