Police investigating New Orleans East homicide

Police investigating New Orleans East homicide

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police are investigating a homicide that occurred in New Orleans East. The incident occurred Wednesday just after 4 p.m. in the 8000 block of West Laverne Street.

Police say that a 39-year-old man was found lying on the living room floor of a house, shot in the head. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

We will have more information as soon as it becomes available.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or NOPD Homicide Detective Andrew Waldron at 504-658-5300.

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