NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A woman was found shot dead on her bedroom floor in the Desire area.
The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 3600 block of Metropolitan Street.
Officers received reports that a female was shot at the location. The victim was found inside of her residence on the bedroom floor suffering from at least one gunshot wound, police say.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
New Orleans police have not identified the victim pending family notification.
Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence to identify a suspect(s) in the case. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.