The NOPD is investigating a fatal shooting that claimed the life of an unknown male victim. The incident happened in the 6200 block of North Rampart Street.
Around 7:30 p.m., officers responded to a call at the intersection of Tricou and North Rampart Street. There they found the victim, an unknown male believed to be in his late 50s, lying in the street suffering from a gunshot wound to the neck. He was taken by EMS to University Medical Center where he died.
Homicide detective Nick Williams is in charge of the on-going investigation and can be reached at 504-658-5300.
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