NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Police responded Monday to a fatal shooting in Algiers.
The incident happened just after 2:15 p.m. in the 1300 block of Teche Street. Officers responding to a call of a shooting at a house under renovation found an man in his late 20s to early 30s laying in the flooring of the house. He had been shot multiple times and was later pronounced dead on the scene.
The Orleans Parish Coroner will release the victim's identity and the official cause of death.
If you have any information about this incident please contact NOPD Homicide at 658-5300.
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