Suspect sought for Gentilly murder

Source: NOPD
Source: NOPD

The New Orleans Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in identifying and locating an unknown African-American male wanted in connection with the murder of 31-year-old Chad Forest.

The incident occurred on Sept. 1 in the 2600 block of Dreux Avenue.

Police say around 8:00 a.m., officers responded to a call of shots fired and located the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body.  The victim was pronounced dead on the scene.

Call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 if you can help detectives identify the subject in the surveillance images.

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