Identity of man fatally shot on Mother's Day, released

Identity of man fatally shot on Mother's Day, released
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Coroner's Office has released the identity of the man who was shot and killed in Gentilly on Mother's Day.

Herbert Foster, 35, was pronounced dead on the scene following Sunday's shooting in the 1400 block of Lafreniere Street. The shooting also left a 15-year-old female injured after she suffered a graze wound. She was transported to Children's Hospital for treatment.

Police are still investigating the case. If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call NOPD Homicide Detective Mike Poluikis at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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