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NEWORLEANS -- Police are on the scene of the city's latest murder.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, a male victim was fatally shot near the Fair Grounds in the 3300 block of Castiglione Street around 7:30 p.m., according to police.

When police arrived on the scene, the 47-year-old victim was found near the intersection of Castiglione and Romlus streets. He had been shot multiple time and was pronounced dead on the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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