NEW ORLEANS -- A man was found dead in the Lower Ninth Ward, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
The man's body was found around 3 p.m. in a vacant lot near the intersection of N. Miro and Benton streets.
Police say a NORA grass cutting crew found the body. The victim won't be identified until his family is notified. Police haven't named a suspect or a motive.
If you know anything that can help investigators, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.