NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating a homicide Friday morning in the Leonidas neighborhood.

Police Department officials said a 19-year-old man was found dead in the 8500 block of Jeannette Street around 7 a.m. Police said he was found on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds, and died at the scene.

No other details have been released at this time.

Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.