NEW ORLEANS — Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death in a pickup truck Saturday morning.
The shooting took place around 7:04 a.m. in the 600 block of Austerlitz Street. Police say a man was found shot in the head inside a truck.
According to NOPD, the incident was originally an unclassified death, however after further investigation, it was reclassified as a homicide.
On Tuesday, Orleans Parish Coroner Dwight Mckenna identified the man as 31-year-old Irvin Richardson, Jr.
Additional information has not been released from police at this time.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.