9th Ward shooting leaves two men dead
NEW ORLEANS, LA — The New Orleans Police Department’s Homicide Division is investigating the fatal shooting of two unidentified men. The offense occurred this morning, shortly after 8:30 A.M., in the 1900 block of Feliciana Street.
Fifth District officers responded to a call of “two men down inside of a vehicle”, and upon their arrival, found both men seated inside of a black GMC SUV suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the head and body. Both men were transported to the hospital, where they later died.
Currently, investigators are in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) involved in this incident, as well as a motive.
Homicide Detective Christopher Harris is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at (504) 658-5300.