Feb. 28: 2900 Monroe Street
NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 26-year-old man.
The man was shot shortly after 5 p.m. in the 8700 block of Pritchard Place. According to police, the male victim was in the block when a gray vehicle approached and some inside began firing at him.
The man was hit multiple times, police said, ran into a grassy field near the intersection of Monroe Street and Pritchard Place, where he collapsed and died.
The murder is the second of the day. A 50-year-old man was found stabbed to death inside a home in the 1900 block of Conti Street around 1 a.m.
WWLTV.com will have more details as they become available.