NOPD investigates murder on South Tonti Street

Crime Scene

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) –┬áThe NOPD is investigating a murder that happened Saturday night near the intersection of Clio and South Tonti streets.

About 10:16 p.m., officers responded to a call of shots fired in the area.

Officers discovered an uresponsive victim in the 1100 block of South Tonti Street with multiple gunshot wounds to the body. The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he died from his injuries.

NOPD said there is no motive or suspect at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the fatal shooting is asked to call Sixth District homicide detectives 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers.