UPDATE 6/30/2022 — The New Orleans Corner’s Office identified the victim in this incident as 17-year-old Deangelo Molizone. The preliminary autopsy shows that Molizone was killed by a gunshot wound.

According to the NOPD, this is still an open investigation.


NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — A shooting in the Gentilly area left one man dead Tuesday, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Officers said a call came in just before 7:30 p.m., of a shooting in the 1700 block of Abundance St.

Upon arrival, the NOPD said a man was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his body. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The victim’s age and identity will be released by the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office upon completion of an autopsy.

Anyone with information about the homicide is urged to call NOPD Third District officers at (504)658-6030.