Police say that the body of a 24-year-old man was found behind a charred building in New Orleans East.
Officers say the shooting was reported around 8 a.m. in the 4600 block of Downman Road.
Police are focusing their investigation near an empty warehouse that burned down earlier this month. Officers say that the victim was found with a gunshot wound to the head.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Little information is known at this time. Additional details to follow.