Police investigate deadly shooting in Central City

NEW ORLEANS – A fatal shooting late Monday night has left one man dead, New Orleans Police said.

According to NOPD, officers responded to a call about a shooting in the 2800 block of Josephine Street. When officers arrived, police said a man in his early 30s was found shot multiple times. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will release the name of the victim and determine the official cause of death.

Homicide detective Thomas Ripp is in charge of the on-going investigation and can be reached at (504) 658-5300.

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