NOPD investigates mass shooting that left 1 man dead in Central City

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UPDATE: On Monday, October 11, the New Orleans Coroner identified 34-year-old Manuel Alvarado as the deceased victim in this shooting.

The preliminary cause of death has been listed as gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact NOPD or to call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — On Thursday night, the New Orleans Police Department began investigating a shooting that happened at or near MLK and South Robertson in Central City.

According to NOPD, there was a total of 6 victims, 5 males (one dead) and 1 female. 

WGNO will keep this story updated as more information becomes available.

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