NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Orleans Parish Coroner has identified a man gunned down in New Orleans East as 18-year-old Taj Smith.
Police say someone shot and killed Smith around 6:45 a.m. Saturday in the 7300 block of Poitevent St. They say found the man shot to death, lying on the sidewalk.
Police haven't released any information on a possible motive or suspects in Smith's killing.
If you have any information that could help police, call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.