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NEW ORLEANS -- The injured victim of yesterday's Algiers shooting died Saturday in the hospital, police said.

The 26-year-old man passed away as a result of his injuries, according to Officer Frank Robertson.

New Orleans police are still investigating to identify a suspect or a motive.

The shooting happened at about 8:45 p.m. in the 1700 block of Elizardi Blvd.

The unidentified man was shot multiple times, according to police.

Police urge anyone with information on this crime to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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