NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A 34-year-old man was found shot to death in a vacant lot in the Seventh Ward.
The incident has reported around 12:05 a.m. Monday in the 2800 block of Pauger Street. Officers responded to reports of a man down in a vacant lot.
Crews arriving on the scene found the victim fatally shot in the grass next to a home, police say. The victim has been identified as a 34-year-old male. His name is being withheld pending family notification.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact detectives at (504) 658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.