Man found shot inside St. Roch home

Man found shot inside St. Roch home

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD responded to a fatal shooting Tuesday in the St. Roch neighborhood.

The incident occurred just after 8:30 p.m. in the 2700 block of North Rocheblave Street. Fifth District officers discovered an unresponsive male victim inside a home with an unspecified number of gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing. No further information was available.

Homicide Detective Barrett Morton is in charge of the ongoing investigation and can be reached at 504-658-5300 with any information regarding this incident. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.

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