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Man found shot to death in car in N.O. East

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The NOPD is investigating a fatal shooting that claimed the life of an unknown male victim. The incident happened in the 5700 block of Bullard Avenue on March 7, 2016.

Around 8:22 p.m., Seventh District officers responded to a call of a vehicle parked in an abandoned lot at the intersection of Bullard Avenue and Lake Forest Boulevard. When they arrived, they found the victim inside of the vehicle. He suffered a fatal gunshot wound and was pronounced dead on the scene.

Homicide Detective Theo Kent is in charge of the on-going investigation and can be reached at 504-658-5300.

The Coroner’s office will release the victim’s identity after notification of family members.

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