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NOPD Investigating Homicide in Eighth District

by Aaron E. Looney

June 22, 2024

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Eighth District, Homicide

NOPD Investigating Homicide in Eighth District

The NOPD is investigating a homicide that occurred in the early hours today (June 22, 2024) in the 600 block of Bourbon Street and left one victim deceased.

At about 4:07 a.m., NOPD officers responded to a call of a shooting at the intersection of Toulouse and Bourbon streets. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male gunshot wound victim on scene. The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased.

Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible for this incident, as well as a motive. No additional details are currently available. Updates will be provided as further information becomes available.

The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will identify the victim and official cause of death.

Anyone with additional information that can assist in this investigation is urged to contact NOPD Homicide Section detectives at 504-658-5300. Those wishing to report information anonymously can do so by calling Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.


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