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NOPD seeks tips after teen reported as missing is found shot to death

Tyre Smith (Source: NOPD) Tyre Smith (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The NOPD is asking for the public's help in gathering information about the killing of an 18-year-old whose body was found in Treme.

Tyre Smith, whose body was discovered in the 1700 block of St. Ann Street on Dec. 4, was originally reported as missing from the 4000 block of Duplessis Street on Dec. 3. During the investigation, it was discovered that Smith had been shot multiple times.

NOPD Homicide detectives would like to speak with anyone who might have seen Smith on the night of Dec. 3 or on the morning of Dec. 4.

Detective Maggie McCourt is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at (504) 658-5300. 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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