NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating a shooting Monday night in New Orleans East that left a 22-year-old man dead.
The shooting happened in the 4700 block of Stemway Drive after 7 p.m.
NOPDspokeswoman Officer Hilal Williams said officers found the victim with a gunshot wound to his chest on the lawn in front of a home. They pronounced him dead on the scene.
Police are working to determine a suspect and a motive.
The identity of the victim won't be released until his family is notified.
If you know anything that can help investigators, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.