The NOPD is investigating a homicide that occurred during the early morning hours today (November 16, 2023) in the 5500 block of Michoud Boulevard that left two people dead.
At about 4:13 a.m., NOPD Seventh District officers responded to an initial call of unknown trouble at the location. Upon arrival, officers located two unresponsive adult males inside of a vehicle. Both victims were found to have sustained gunshot wounds. The victims were declared deceased on scene.
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.
The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will identify the victim and official cause of death upon completion of autopsy and notification of family.
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.