NOPD: Man shot and killed in the 7th Ward

NOPD: Man shot and killed in the 7th Ward

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) -A man was shot and killed Monday night in the 7th Ward, according to the New Orleans Police Dept.

The shooting happened just before 8 p.m. in the 1300 block of Touro St.

When responding officers arrived, they discovered an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim died at the scene.

No further information was available.

Homicide Detective Jake Engle is leading the ongoing investigation and can be reached at 504-658-5300 with any information regarding this incident. Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.

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