NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD are investigating a murder of a 54-year-old female.
It happened in the 2600 block of Dumaine Street.
Officers responded to shots fired in the neighborhood and that’s when they discovered the victim on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the upper body.
The victim died at the hospital.
Police are in the process of gathering evidence in hopes of finding the suspect or suspects responsible.
The coroner will release the woman’s identity after her family members have been notified.