New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Police Department officials said the fatal shooting occurred right after 5 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.
It happened in the 7700 block of Haney Drive.
NOPD Seventh District officers responded to a shooting call.
When the officers arrived on scene, they found one adult male victim.
Police said the victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was taken to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The victim’s age or identity have not yet been released.
Multiple individuals have been detained for questioning in this investigation.
Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person responsible for this incident.
The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will identify the victim and official cause of death upon completion of autopsy and notification of family.
Please call NOPD Homicide Detective Rayell Johnson at 504-658-5300 if you have any information about the shooting
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.