NOPD investigating Seventh Ward homicide

Published: Apr. 18, 2021 at 11:18 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The NOPD is investigating a homicide in the Seventh Ward tonight, according to a spokesperson.

Authorities say that the shooting incident occurred in the 2200 block of North Johnson Street.

Initial reports show a 16-year-old male sustained a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the hospital by private conveyance, where he died.

No further details are currently available.

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