Man found with gunshot wound to the head in 7th ward

Police are investigating what they are calling an unclassified death in the 7th ward.

A 55-year-old man was found just after 1 p.m. Sunday with a single gunshot wound to his head according to NOPD.

The man was found inside of a residence in the 1500 block of North Derbigny street.

Detectives are working with the coroner's office to determine the exact cause of death. The investigation is ongoing.

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