NEW ORLEANS -- An unidentified man was shot and killed in Gentilly late Friday night.

According to NOPD, officers were dispatched to the 4100 block of Demontluzin Street just after 10 p.m. on Nov. 9 to investigate the report of a man shot in the area.

When they arrived, the officers found the victim inside of a home, fatally shot. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call Homicide Detective Joseph Jefferson at 504-658-5300 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111, toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867).