Man, 18, dead in Algiers drive-by shooting

Man, 18, dead in Algiers drive-by shooting

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - An 18-year-old man is dead following a drive-by shooting in Algiers.

The incident happened just after 8:30 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Sumner and DeArmas streets, where police said someone was shot to death.

Police say that three men were standing in front of the residence when an unknown vehicle approached and opened fire. Officers say one victim was shot several times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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 incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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