NOPD is investigating a shooting in Hollygrove that left a 17-year-old dead in his home. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.
The incident occurred in the 3400 block of Mistletoe Street.
Last night, shortly before midnight, officers located the victim inside his residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. The victim was transported to the hospital where he later died.
Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible in the incident, as well as a motive.
Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org