NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police have the suspect in a fatal parade route shooting in custody.
Eddie Dingle, 21, was booked into Orleans Parish Prison shortly after 1 p.m. on Friday. He is charged with second-degree murder.
The shooting happened around 3:45 on Tuesday in the 2400 block of St. Charles Ave. Officer found the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
EMS arrived on the scene quickly and transported the victim to a local hospital.
During the course of the investigation, detectives learned that the victim was reportedly involved in a verbal altercation with another unknown male subject, who allegedly produced a gun and opened fire.
The victim in this incident later died while at the hospital.
Bond has not been set for Dingle.