Man, 31, killed in overnight Central City shooting

FOX 8 file photo
FOX 8 file photo

A 31-year-old man is dead following an overnight shooting in Central City.

New Orleans police are gathering evidence after the man was shot multiple times in the 2900 block of Dryades Street. The shooting happened shortly after midnight.

Officers arriving on the scene found a man lying in the street, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Little information is known at this time.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact homicide detectives at (504) 658-5300 or Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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