NOPD investigating Seventh Ward homicide

Seventh Ward homicide

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A NOPD spokesperson has confirmed that one person is dead after a shooting took place in the Seventh Ward earlier this evening.

The spokesperson said that NOPD is currently investigating the homicide that occurred near the intersection of Annette & North Miro streets.

Initial reports show one adult male sustained a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the hospital by EMS where he later died.

No further details are currently available.

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