New Orleans authorities are probing a fatal shooting involving a male victim near General Meyer and Mansfield Avenues Sunday night.

Police responded to a shooting at approximately 9 p.m., and found a man on the sidewalk who had been fatally shot. Authorities have not identified the victim.

Investigators have launched a probe into the incident as well as interviewing witnesses and gathering evidence at the crime scene.

Anyone who may have witnessed or have information relating to this crime are asked to contact Homicide Detective Nicholas Williams at 658-5300.