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NEW ORLEANS The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting in the NOPD's 5th District. This murder marks the twenty-fourth murder in the NOPD's 5th District this year.

It happened around 2:15 a.m. when a call came in of a male shot in the 2000 block of Pauger Street.

When officers arrived, they found 19-year-old Wesley Pipkins shot multiple times in the street. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are still trying to figure out a suspect or motive in this case and urge anyone with information on the murder to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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