21-Year-Old Man Murdered in the Lower Ninth Ward

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NOPD detectives are investigating the murder of a 21-year-old man.

Saturday, shortly after 11:30 a.m., police said they received a call of a male shot at the intersection of Marais and Lizardi Streets.

The male was located lying in the street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

No further information at this time.