NOPD investigating a shooting in Holly Grove

NOPD investigating a shooting in Holly Grove

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Police are investigating a Saturday night shooting that claimed the life of a 36-year-old man.

Just after 11:00 p.m officers responded to a call in the 3400 block of General Ogden Street. Upon arrival, they discovered a man with a gunshot wound to the chest.  EMS transported the victim to the hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The victim's name has not been released as the investigation is ongoing.

The Orleans Parish coroner will release the victim's name and will conduct an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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