NEW ORLEANS — A man is dead after an early morning shooting in New Orleans' Hollygrove neighborhood, police say.
According to the New Orleans Police Department, the shooting happened around 12:52 a.m. in the 8400 block of Oleander Street. Officers arriving at the scene found an unresponsive man on the front porch with a gunshot wound. The man was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators are still searching for evidence to identify a shooter and a motive for the shooting.
The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office will determine an official cause of death and release the man's name at a later time.
Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact the NOPD homicide unit detectives at 504-658-5300. Residents can also report information anonymously to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.