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New Orleans police investigate deadly shooting in Algiers

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ALGIERS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating a deadly shooting in Algiers.

The incident was reported around 6:45 Monday morning on Shepard Court.

Police say that a 23-year-old man was found dead in a grassy area between a canal and apartment complex. Police say the man was shot multiple times and pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim's name is being withheld pending family notification.

Authorities have not released any further information at this time. FOX 8 will update the story as details become available.

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