Police investigate fatal shooting in eastern New Orleans

A man was shot inside a pickup truck Thursday morning in eastern New Orleans, police said.

It happened around 9 a.m. in the 6800 block of Parc Brittany.  He died later at a local hospital.

Officer say the victim is male and his age is unknown. He was shot sseveral times in the body.

Officers did not say if there is a motive or suspect in the case.

Citizens with information are asked to call the Second District at (504) 658-6020, or CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.

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