Members of the New Orleans Police Department are investigating a Homicide by Shooting that left an unknown male dead. The offense occurred shortly before 7:00 a.m. in the 10000 block of Almonaster Road.
According to investigators, Seventh District officers responded to a medical call, and upon their arrival, officers located the victim lying on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds to his body. Emergency Medical Technicians pronounced the victim dead on scene.
Detectives are in the process of gathering information to identify the person(s) responsible and a motive.
Anyone with information that can assist in this investigation is asked to call NOPD Homicide Detective Miles Guirreri at 504-658-5300, or to call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-7867.