NEW ORLEANS -- The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a homicide Sunday evening in the St. Claude neighborhood.

It happened in the 1800 block of Louisa Street.

According to police, around 6:00 p.m, a 39-year-old man was found inside a silver Mercury Mountaineer. Police said he was shot multiple times and died at the scene. Authorities added the SUV was still running when they arrived at the scene.

There is no further information at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

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