New Orleans, La. -- Police are investigating a shooting that happened late Friday evening in Algiers leaving a 19-year-old Gretna man dead.

Around 11:00pm Friday, Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 1500 block of Southlawn Blvd. in Algiers. Upon arrival, they found a man shot multiple times to the body in the parking lot of an apartment complex.

The victim died on the scene. His name is being withheld pending notification of family members.

Detectives found a firearm, and they are questioning two persons of interest about the incident. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111.

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