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NEW ORLEANS -- The New Orleans Police Department is investigating the death of a woman in New Orleans East.

According to police a 25-year-old female was shot to death, by a gunshot wound to the head, Friday morning just before 9:30 a.m. in the Chateau d'Orleans apartment complex, in the 14700 block of Chef Menteur Highway.

Police said they arrested 27-year-old Jermal Holmes in connection with the shooting. Aspokesperson said he was picked up at West Jefferson Medical Center.

If you know anything that can help investigators, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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