An unidentified man was found shot to death inside an SUV in New Orleans East Thursday morning, police said.

The shooting was reported about 7 a.m. in the 8000 block of Lacombe Street, said officer Hilal Williams, a Police Department spokeswoman.

The victim, whose identity was being withheld pending notification of family, was found inside a BMW X3 with a gunshot wound to his head, Williams said.

Police did not immediately identify a suspect or motive.

Anyone with information is asked to contact homicide Detective Melanie Dillon at (504) 658-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.