NOPD investigating domestic homicide in St. Claude neighborhood

NOPD investigating domestic homicide in St. Claude neighborhood
Generic shot of crime scene tape. (Source: Miles Jackson, WAVE 3 News)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -The NOPD is investigating a domestic homicide that happened early Tuesday morning (Jan. 12) in the 3100 block of North Claiborne Avenue.

Around 1:00 a.m., officers responded to reports of a fight at the location and discovered an adult male with no signs of life. The victim was pronounced dead.

Investigators are in the process of gathering information that will help them identify the person(s) responsible for this incident, as well as a motive. No further information is currently available.

The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will determine the official cause of death.

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