Authorities have identified a man shot to death Tuesday night in New Orleans East.
Justin Mitchell, 22, was shot once in the back, said John Gagliano, the Orleans Parish coroner’s chief investigator.
Police found Mitchell about 7 p.m. on the lawn of a home in the 4700 block of Stemway Drive, said officer Hilal Williams, a Police Department spokesman.
Mitchell died on the scene.
Police have not released any information on a suspect or motive.
Anyone with information is asked to contact homicide Detective Justin Rice at (504) 658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111 or (877) 903-7867.