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NOPD Investigates Homicide at North Galvez and Canal Street

by Dawne Massey

November 30, 2016

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: First District, Homicide

NOPD Investigates Homicide at North Galvez and Canal Street

NOPD is investigating a homicide that happened today (Nov. 30) in the First District.


Shortly after 1 p.m. on November 30, 2016, officers responded to a call of a shooting at North Galvez and Canal streets. Upon arrival they found a 40-year-old black male lying in the neutral ground near the intersection, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to University Medical Center where he died.


The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Officer will release the victim’s name and official cause of death.


If you have any information about this incident please contact Detective Debra Normand or any Homicide Division detective at 504-658-5300. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.