NOPD -- A shooting in the Marigny late Saturday night leaves a 40-year-old man dead.

Around 11:50 p.m. Saturday, police responded to a call of shots fired in the 1900 block of North Rampart street. When officers arrived they found a 40-year-old man shot multiple times to the body lying in the street.

The man died on the scene. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or contact NOPD lead homicide detective in this case, Matthew Morrison.

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