The victim, whose name has yet to be released, was found around 11 p.m. lying in the middle of the street in the 3900 block of General Ogden Street with multiple gunshot wounds, authorities said. He was declared dead at the scene.
Three men were injured in a shooting around 7 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Hollygrove and Peach streets about a block away. Police have not said whether the two incidents are related, and no motive or suspects have been described.
NOPD Homicide Detective Travis Ward is leading the investigation, and anyone with information is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 822-1111.