Man killed in New Orleans East shooting

Man killed in New Orleans East shooting

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - One man was killed in shooting just after midnight in New Orleans East, according to police reports.

Just after midnight, officers responded to a call reporting a shooting in the 4900 block of Longfellow Drive.

When they arrived, they discovered a man suffering from several gunshot wounds inside the residence. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Orleans Parish Coroner will identify the victim and release an official cause of death.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact Detective Barret Morton or any Homicide detective at 658-5300.

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