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New Orleans Police investigate 9th Ward homicide

New Orleans Police investigate after a man was found shot to death in an empty lot across from a playground in the 2400 block of Montegut Street on Friday afternoon, April 24, 2015. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) New Orleans Police investigate after a man was found shot to death in an empty lot across from a playground in the 2400 block of Montegut Street on Friday afternoon, April 24, 2015. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man was found shot to death Friday afternoon in the 9th Ward, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Police say around noon, an unidentified male was discovered in a vacant lot in the 2400 block of Montegut. He was suffering from one gunshot wound to the chest.

The victim's identity has not been released and no arrests have been made. 

If you have any information that can help investigators, contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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