NOPD: One dead after Hollygrove shooting

The man was taken to University Medical Center where he later died.

NEW ORLEANS -- One man is dead after a shooting in the Hollygrove neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

The shooting happened around 2 p.m. in the 8600 block of Apricot Street. When officers arrived on scene they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound, NOPD says. 

The man was taken to University Medical Center where he later died.

Investigators are still looking for a suspect or suspects and a motive. The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office will release the victim's name upon completion of an autopsy and notification of family. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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