Man shot to death, NOPD says
Posted on Jan 17, 2010 in Local Issues, NOPD
The New Orleans Police Department is investigating the apparent shooting death of an unidentified man Saturday night. The offense occurred around 11:45 p.m. in the 7800 block of Means Avenue in eastern New Orleans.
According to investigators, Seventh District officers responding to a call of a man shot found the victim inside of a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the body. Paramedics pronounced him dead on the scene.
Investigators are trying to identify a supsect or suspects, as as a motive. Homicide Detective Christopher Harris is in charge of the investigation.
Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111, toll-free 1-877-903-STOP (7867). A cash reward of up to $2,500 is available for information leading to an indictment. Callers do not have to give their names or testify to receive the reward.