Police investigate deadly shooting in Gentilly Woods

Police are investigating a deadly shooting in the Gentilly Woods neighborhood after a 36-year-old man was shot multiple times.

Officers say the shooting happened just after 12 a.m. Friday morning in the 4400 block of Congress Drive. Officers initially received reports of a 'man down' on the sidewalk.

Crews arriving on the scene found a 36-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the victim has not been released at this time. Investigators are currently gathering evidence.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (504) 322-1111.

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