Man found shot to death in Leonidas neighborhood

Man found shot to death in Leonidas neighborhood

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD is investigating the Monday afternoon shooting death of a 37-year-old man.

The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members. The incident took place at about 1:25 p.m. on the front porch of a home in the 1600 block of General Ogden Street.

Homicide Detective Ryan Vaught is investigating the incident and can be contacted at (504) 658-5300.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading only to the arrest, except on homicides, where Crimestoppers will pay half of the reward upon the arrest and half on the indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward but you must contact Crimestoppers directly with your information. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at

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