Man fatally shot in New Orleans East

Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead in New Orleans East.

NOPD officers were called onto the scene of a shooting in the 7100 block of Bunker Hill Road Friday night just before 11 p.m. According to police, officers located the victim lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to his body. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Investigators are gathering evidence to identify a suspect as well as a motive.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 877-903-STOP.

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