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Man, 29, found shot in New Orleans East parking lot; pronounced dead at hospital

Cold scene: 5700 block of Crowder Boulevard Cold scene: 5700 block of Crowder Boulevard
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A 29-year-old man was found shot multiple times in a New Orleans East parking lot. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

The shooting happened just after 12 a.m. Monday in the 5700 block of Crowder Boulevard.

Officers first received reports of a ‘male down' in the parking lot of a business. Emergency crews arriving on the scene found a man, 29, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body.

The victim was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators are searching for a suspect and motive. Crimestoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible.

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

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