NEW ORLEANS — A man was killed in a shooting near Central City Monday night, NOPD officials said.
The shooting was reported in the 2100 block of Fourth Street just before 8:45 p.m.
When officers arrived, they found a male victim with a gunshot wound. The man was taken to a hospital by paramedics and died from his injuries there.
The man's identity was not released pending notification of his next of kin.
No information on a suspect or motive were released Monday night.
Authorities encourage anybody with information about the shooting to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 837-8477.