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Man found shot to death early Sunday in Lower 9th Ward, NOPD says

A man was found shot to death early Sunday (Oct. 3) near the intersection of North Robertson...
A man was found shot to death early Sunday (Oct. 3) near the intersection of North Robertson and Tupelo streets in the Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans police said.(Google Maps)
Published: Oct. 3, 2021 at 7:27 AM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man was found shot to death early Sunday morning (Oct. 3) in the Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans police said.

Initial reports from the scene indicated the victim was found in the 1600 block of Tupelo Street, near the intersection with North Robertson Street. The man was declared dead at the scene around 6:30 a.m. from an apparent gunshot wound to the head. The victim’s identity and age were not immediately disclosed.

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