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NOPD investigates fatal Piety Street shooting

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police are reporting a 35-year-old man was shot to death before 5 a.m.

Around 1:30 a.m., police responded to a call reporting gunfire in the 1700 block of Piety Street.

Based on the initial investigation, detectives believe the victim was outside in front of his home when someone drove up and began shooting at him. He then went back inside this home.

The man suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was taken to University Medical Center where he later died around 2 a.m.

No further details are currently available.

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