Teen killed in Little Woods shooting

NEW ORLEANS — A teen is dead after a shooting in Little Woods.

It happened around 4:30 a.m. in the 7800 block of Bass Street.

Officers found a 17-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound.

He later died at the hospital.

The victim had knocked on the front door of the residence to ask his 11-year-old cousin to call for help because he had been shot, according to the NOPD.

The victim’s cousin went next door for help.

Anyone with additional information regarding this incident is asked to contact NOPD Homicide Unit detectives at (504) 658-5300.