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NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans police are asking for your help identifying a person of interest in a murder in Central City.

It happened in the 2900 block of Louisiana Avenue just before 2 a.m. on New Year's Eve. When officers arrived on the scene they found Lester Adams dead. He had been shot several times.

Police are now looking for a black man last seen wearing white pants and a light colored polo shirt.

Witnesses say he's the person who shot and killed Adams.

But again, police say at this point, he's a person of interest.

If you can help identify him, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111

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