Police investigating Lower 9th Ward murder

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Posted on November 22, 2012 at 10:49 AM

Updated Thursday, Nov 22 at 12:19 PM

NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating a Thanksgiving Day murder in the Lower 9th Ward.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, authorities are investigating a murder near the intersection of Marais and Delery streets.

Around 9 a.m., the 25-year-old man was found by police inside a silver Honda, according to police. He had been shot multiple times and pronounced dead on the scene.  Police recovered a weapon at the scene.

The victim's name is being withheld until family members are notified.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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