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NEW ORLEANS Motorists traveling eastbound on the St. Claude Avenue Bridge called police on Thursday after seeing an unresponsive man covered in blood in the middle lane, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Around 11:20 p.m., officers found the 35-year-old man sprawled across the bridge's lanes.

He had been shot multiple times and died on the scene, police said.

The NOPD is working on identifying suspects and a motive.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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