Victim identified in fatal New Orleans East shooting near I-10 Service Road


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UPDATE — On Monday, November 29, the New Orleans Coroner identified the victim in the fatal shooting as 20-year-old Jacquaves Harrell.

Harrell’s preliminary cause of death has been listed as a gunshot wound. However, it is unclear who shot the victim and what their motive was.

Anyone with any information on the shooting is urged to contact NOPD or CrimeStoppers.

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The New Orleans Police Department has reported a homicide in New Orleans East on Wednesday evening.

According to an updated report released at 7:30 p.m., Seventh District officers responded to a call just prior to 6 p.m. regarding a shooting in the 12300 block of the I-10 Service Road.

Upon arrival, the NOPD found a male victim inside an apartment suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was declared dead at the scene.

This investigation is ongoing, but there is no further information available at this time.

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