One person was killed and another wounded in a 9th Ward shooting late Saturday, New Orleans police said.

Officers responded to call about 11 p.m. that two males were down inside a tan Mercury in the 3300 block of Metropolitan Street.

Both victims had been shot multiple times. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene and the passenger was taken to a hospital.

Investigators are looking for the shooter, a motive and are gathering evidence, the New Orleans Police Department said in a news release.

Homicide Detective Gregory Johnson is leading the investigation.

Police urge anyone with information to contact Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-7867.