Orleans Parish Coroner identifies man killed in New Orleans East motel

Orleans Parish Coroner identifies man killed in New Orleans East motel

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Orleans Parish Coroner released the name of the 28-year-old man gunned down inside a motel room in New Orleans East. 
Coroner Jeffery Rouse says Cornelius Bentley III died after he was shot Friday in the 7700 block of Chef Menteur Highway. 
Police say Bentley died inside the motel room where someone shot him. Investigators are gathering evidence to determine a suspect and motive for the shooting.
If you have any information about this fatal shooting, you're urged to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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