NOPD: Male fatally shot inside residence near UNO

Published: Jul. 14, 2017 at 7:03 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 14, 2017 at 8:14 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are on the scene of a fatal shooting inside a home in the 6200 block of Cameron St. near the campus of University of New Orleans.

Police were called to the scene shortly before 2:30 p.m. on Friday. An NOPD spokesperson said the victim and a friend were inside the home, and the friend was handling a gun that subsequently discharged.

The 21-year-old male friend was taken to the homicide unit to be interviewed.

The investigation is ongoing.

No additional information is available at this time.

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