Robie Knight, 28, 4219 Odell St., was shot and killed early Wednesday in the 2400 block of Louisiana Avenue, a police spokesman said.
Police found Knight lying in the road just before 3:30 a.m. after responding to reports of a shooting, Sgt. Don Stone said.
No arrests have been made and no suspects have been named in the shooting, Stone said. A motive also has not been determined.
Anyone with information about the shootings is urged to contact police at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.