Coroner identifies men shot to death at NOE apartment complex

Coroner identifies men shot to death at NOE apartment complex

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The Orleans Parish coroner on Tuesday released the names of two men who were fatally shot Monday night in New Orleans East.

The shootings happened just after 7 p.m. in the 7000 block of Martin Drive at the Hidden Lake apartment complex. The victims were identified as Vernon Lewis and Millon Daniel, both 24.

According to police, responding officers arrived on scene to find both men lying on the ground, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Both men were 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 Jana Thompson at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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