A 19-year-old man was gunned down early Wednesday morning in the 7th Ward, New Orleans police said.
The shooting was reported about 2:15 a.m. in the 2000 block of Pauger Street.
Police responding to a call of a man shot found Wesley Pipkins on the ground He had been shot multiple times, said officer Garry Flot, a Police Department spokesman.
Police did not immediately identify a suspect or motive.
Anyone with information is asked to contact homicide Detective Gregory Hamilton at (504) 658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.