Coroner identifies victim in New Orleans East homicide

Coroner identifies victim in New Orleans East homicide

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Orleans Parish Coroner has identified the victim of a fatal shooting in New Orleans East.

The incident occurred Wednesday just after 4 p.m. in the 8000 block of West Laverne Street.

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

Police have not named a suspect in the case.

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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