Man shot to death in New Orleans East

Man shot to death in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating an early Thursday murder in New Orleans East.

Police say a 24-year-old black man was killed in the 14700 block of Chef Menteur Highway. Investigators are still at the scene in the Chateau d'Orleans apartment complex looking for evidence.

Police say two residents of the apartment complex were involved in an argument inside an apartment. A third man entered the apartment, became involved in the argument and was shot dead.

Police say both the dead man, and the shooter had guns at the time of the incident.

Police are talking to the man who pulled the trigger following the argument, but no arrests have been made.

Police have taped off a large grassy courtyard between apartment buildings. They have also been interviewing residents.

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