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Man found shot dead in the middle of New Orleans East street

The incident happened around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 8700 block of Gervais Street (FOX 8 photo). The incident happened around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 8700 block of Gervais Street (FOX 8 photo).
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A man was shot and killed Tuesday night in New Orleans East.

The incident happened around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 8700 block of Gervais Street. 

Officers arriving on the scene say they found a man shot in the middle of the street. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim’s name has not been released.

New Orleans police have released little information at this time.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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