UPDATE: 1/17/2022: The New Orleans Police Department released more information in connection with the shooting incident that killed 12-year-old Derrick Cash.
Police are looking for help in locating a person for questioning.
NOPD released the photo of the individual they would like to speak with.
Anyone with information on the incident or who can identify the person(s) responsible for this crime is asked to contact the Homicide Division.
The Homicide Division can be contacted at 504-658-5300.
NOPD also said anyone who has any information can also call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll-free at 1-877-903-7867.
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The New Orleans Police Department reported a fatal shooting in the 14000 block of Michoud Boulevard on Monday morning.
According to the police report, the incident occurred before 10 a.m. when an unknown male victim was found at the New Orleans East location after he sustained multiple gunshot wounds to the body.
A nearby worker said the victim was still alive when they spotted him lying on the ground.
“I called the police, and as we were on the phone trying to give directions, the guy kind of stopped breathing,” Reg Bouie told WGNO.
Emergency Medical Technicians pronounced him dead at the scene.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of family members.
No further information is available at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll-free at 1-877-903-7867.