NEW ORLEANS -- A man was fatally shot in Algiers Saturday afternoon.

According to NOPD, the shooting occurred in the 3300 block of General Meyer around 2 p.m. An initial report when police arrived on the scene they found an unidentified man with multiple gunshot wounds to his body. He was transported to a hospital where he later died.

Witnesses on the scene say it took place at A&M Repairs Mechanic.

If you have any information regarding this shooting please contact NOPD's Homicide Division at 504-658-5300.