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'Older male' dies after being shot multiple times in Mid-City

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating a Mid City shooting that claimed the life of one man.  

At around 6:15 p.m., First District officers responded to calls of shots fired in the 300 block of Jane Alley. Upon arrival, officers saw an older male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds outside of an abandoned house. The victim was taken to the hospital by EMS. At around 7:10 p.m., he was pronounced dead.

The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s name and official cause of death.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact Homicide Division detective Brett Mathes at 504-658-5300. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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