The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a suspect in the May 2 murder of man in Central City.

Police believe Ronald “Slim” Greenup, 49, killed 36-year-old Elliot Veal at around 7:10 a.m. in the 1900 block of Sixth Street. Veal was shot in the head and found in the middle of the street. He died at the hospital.

Greenup has a lengthy arrest record for offenses including drug possession and battery.