NOPD: one man killed in Jeannette Street shooting

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is investigating an early morning homicide near the Riverbend neighborhood.

A 19-year-old man was shot and killed in the 8500 block of Jeannette Street just after 7 a.m., according to the NOPD.

Responding officers found the man lying unresponsive on the sidewalk.

He had been shot multiple times and was pronounced dead on the scene, according to the NOPD.

Homicide Detective Robert Bachelder is in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at 658-5300.