NOPD investigating homicide in McDonough neighborhood

Crime

NEW ORLEANS — The NOPD began investigating a fatal shooting around 8:30 a.m. on Thursday morning.

Officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting near the intersection of Nunez and Diana streets, in the Fourth District.

Upon arrival, they discovered a male victim, who was declared deceased on the scene.

Nunez Street homicide – April 22

Initial reports list cause of death as gunshot wound(s).

The New Orleans Police Department has classified this incident as a homicide.

WGNO has a reporter on the scene, and will provide updates as they become available.

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