Man killed in Hollygrove shooting

Man killed in Hollygrove shooting
(Source: NOPD)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in the Hollygrove neighborhood that claimed the life of a man.

Police say the shooting took place around 2 p.m. Sunday in the 8600 block of Apricot Street.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was brought to University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

We will provide more information as soon as it becomes available.

If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact NOPD homicide detective Everett Briscoe  at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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