Coroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhood

Coroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhood

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man was found stabbed to death Tuesday morning on the front porch of a home in the Desire area.

The coroner has identified the victim as 38-year-old Derrick Green.

The incident happened around 1 a.m. Tuesday in the 3000 block of Clouet Street.

Officers say they received reports of a man bleeding profusely on the porch of a residence in the area. Crews arriving on the scene found the Green unresponsive with several stab wounds to the body.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. Detectives say they are currently interviewing a woman to determine if she is connected to the incident.

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

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