Woman found dead in Central City

Woman found dead in Central City
New Orleans Police are investigating the death of a woman found in Central City Sunday afternoon. (Source: WVUE)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Police are investigating the death of a woman found in Central City Sunday afternoon.

Officers responded to the 3100 block of 2nd Street around 12:40 p.m. for a call of a woman found dead. The investigation was listed as an unclassified death but was later changed to a homicide investigation once NOPD learned that the woman had been shot.

Investigators are working to determine a suspect and a motive in the incident.

If anyone has any information about the homicide, they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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