NEW ORLEANS – NOPD is investigating a fatal shooting in the 2700 block of North Rocheblave Street.

Police say officers discovered a man shot on the sidewalk after responding to the scene on Tuesday around 4: 30 p.m.

Investigators are gathering more evidence and information to identify who is responsible for the incident as well as a motive.

The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office will release the victim's name once an autopsy is complete and family has been notified.

This post will be updated as more information becomes available.