The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a homicide in the Garden District that occurred Wednesday evening, police reported.
Officers received a call of shots fired in the 1500 block of Freret Street in Central City at about 4:42 p.m. A silver sedan was reported to be driving on Terpsichore Street and shooting in the block.
Eight minutes later, officers located the vehicle at Harmony and Prytania street, with a man lying near the vehicle. The victim was declared dead at the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NOPD Sixth District at 504-658-6060 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.