New Orleans Police Investigate Body Found Tuesday Afternoon

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New Orleans police are investigating the death of a man who was found shot behind and abandoned home in the 1600 block of North Rocheblave Street.

The discovery was made a little before 2:00 in the afternoon.  Detectives say the man had been shot several times and narcotics were also found at the scene.

As of  Tuesday evening, police were not releasing the name of the victim because his family had not been notified.