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Victim identified in deadly Seventh Ward shooting

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The scene of the deadly shooting on Pauger Street (via Carolyn Scofield) The scene of the deadly shooting on Pauger Street (via Carolyn Scofield)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

Police have identified the victim in a deadly Seventh Ward shooting as a 19-year-old man.

Officers say that Wesley Pipkins, 19, was found shot to death around 2:15 Wednesday morning in the 2000 block of Pauger Street. Officers say Pipkins was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have released few details at this time. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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