Son finds father shot dead inside Algiers home

Son finds father shot dead inside Algiers home

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police were called Wednesday to the scene of a fatal shooting in Algiers.

Officers responded at about 7:45 p.m. to the 3300 block of Seine Street, where they found 46-year-old Robert Mosely shot multiple times inside a home. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers say that the victim's son found the front door open and discovered his father's body.

New Orleans police are investigating the incident as a homicide. The investigation is ongoing and detectives are working to determine a motive.

Homicide Detective Barrett Morton is in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at (504) 658-5300. The coroner's office will release the identity of the victim once the family is notified.

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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