An 18-year-old man was shot to death in the 3700 block of Inwood Avenue in Algiers shortly after 2:30am.

According to police, the victim was found lying on the front lawn of his home. He was shot multiple times and died shortly after arriving at the hospital.

Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible in this incident, as well as a motive.

Homicide Detective Christopher Harris is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 658-5300.

Citizens with information that can help solve these crimes are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at
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