NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The NOPD is investigating a homicide in the 1700 block of St. Ann.
Shortly after 6 a.m. officers responded to a call of an unknown male down in the area. When officers arrived, they found a black male dead on the scene. The incident was originally classified by police as an unclassified death.
The coroner arrived on scene and discovered the victim had suffered a puncture wound to the neck. The investigation is still ongoing at this time.