NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)— The New Orleans Police Department began investigating a homicide in Algiers near the Mississippi River Trail on Friday around 3 p.m.
According to police, the incident happened in the 100 block of Huntlee Drive.
Initial reports show a male suffered from a gunshot wound.
The victim, later identified as 20-year-old Sean Cox, was pronounced dead on the scene.
Police have not yet determined a suspect or motive in the shooting.
Anyone with any information is urged to contact NOPD or submit an anonymous tip to Crimestoppers immediately.