The 20-year-old man shot dead in the 6800 block of Mayo Boulevard in New Orleans east on Monday evening increased New Orleans homicide rate to 43, according a WWL-TV.com report.

Currently, New Orleans is averaging a murder every two days, including 17 homicides recorded in March, according to the report.

View the real-time WWL-TV map on the locations of murders throughout New Orleans thus far in 2015.