A 48-year-old man was shot and killed Monday night in New Orleans East, officials said.

Around 8 p.m. Monday, New Orleans police found the victim fatally shot inside an apartment on the 14000 block of Peltier Drive, the New Orleans Police Department said in a news release.

The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.

Anyone with information on the shooting can contact homicide detective Jamaane Roy at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 822-1111.