NEW ORLEANS -- The NOPD is asking for help identifying a suspect in a shooting Wednesday in Algiers.
The shooting occurred around 5 p.m. in the 1700 block of General DeGaulle Drive.The 23-year-old male victim sustained several gunshot wounds to the head and face.
The shooter was described as a tall, African-American male, with a thin build, medium complexion, long dreadlocks (possibly a wig) and a goatee, wearing a dark gray t-shirt, blue jean shorts, black athletic shoes, a large multi-colored hat and dark sunglasses, according to police.
The subject should be considered armed and dangerous, according to NOPD.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.