NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Police are on the scene of a homicide in Central City.
Officers responded to a call of a shooting around 3:20 p.m. in the 3700 block of South Claiborne Avenue. When they arrived at the scene, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.
Bruce Gaten, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to NOPD, a vehicle pulled up next to the victim’s vehicle and the suspect got out, approached the victim’s vehicle and opened fire.
Investigators are working to determine a suspect and a motive in the shooting.
If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Detective Nicholas Davis at (504) 658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.
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