NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead, an NOPD spokesperson said.
The incident occurred Monday around 3:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Rocheblave Street.
At approximately 3:30 p.m., detectives were at the City of New Orleans fueling station at St Louis and North Broad streets when they heard gunfire. The detectives drove to the area of the gunfire and found the 19-year-old victim shot multiple times to the body lying in the street. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Homicide Detective Gregory Johnson is investigating the incident and can be contacted at 658-5300.
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 www.crimestoppersgno.org.