Mar. 14: Louisiana Parkway and S. Claiborne
NOPD -- Police are investigating a fatal shooting that left a 25-year-old man dead late Friday night.
After being shot, the 25-year-old man entered his car and drove a short distance striking the cement portion of the neutral ground, officers say. The car stopped there and the man died on the scene.
Detectives recovered a shotgun from the car and a handgun from the man in the parking lot. They are still in the process of determining the origin of the weapons.
Investigators say that the man in the parking lot, who was also 25-years-old, was interviewed and released.
This investigation is on-going. The identity of the man shot to death is being withheld pending notification of family members.
Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or contact NOPD. The lead homicide detective in this case is Elizabeth Garcia.