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Coroner identifies 24-year-old killed in Algiers shooting

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A 24-year-old man is dead after being shot multiple times in Algiers.

The shooting happened shortly after 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 3300 block of De Armas Street.

Officers arriving on the scene found a 24-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. His body was found on the sidewalk.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Orleans Parish Coroner has identified the victim as Kevin Roy.

Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible in this incident, as well as a motive.

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

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