NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that claimed the life of a 40-year-old man. The incident occurred Saturday, just before 5:30 p.m. in the 1600 block of Horace Street in Algiers. The victim's name will be released once family members are notified.
Police say that responding officers arrived on scene to find the man lying on the ground, shot multiple times. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call NOPD Homicide Detective Shawn Jenkins at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.