NEW ORLEANS– The NOPD is investigating a homicide that happened early Friday morning near the intersection of Burthe and Hillary Streets in the Carrollton area.
Investigators say that around 1:45 a.m., Tulane Police officers heard shots fired in the area of Burthe and Hillary Streets.
When they arrived on the scene, they found a man inside of a car suffering from a gunshot wound.
Tulane Police then notified the NOPD.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Orleans Parish Coroner later identified the victim as 21-year-old Lee Long.
If you have any information about this homicide, call CRIMESTOPPERS at (504) 822-1111.