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NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans police are investigating a shooting in Gentilly that has left a man dead Wednesday night.

It happened before 8 p.m. in the 4700 block of Painters Street.

The victim, a 26-year-old man, was shot multiple times at that location. He died in the hospital.

NOPD spokesman Officer FrankRobertson said the victim told investigators that a black man driving a grey Buick with dark-tinted windows fired the shots.

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

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