NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a homicide near University Medical Center.
Police received a call about a shooting just after 1 p.m. at the intersection of North Galvez Street and Canal Street.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found a 40-year-old male lying in the neutral ground near the intersection suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
The name of the victim has not been released.
If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Detective Debra Normand or and Homicide Division detective at (504) 658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.