New Orleans police are investigating the shooting death of a man Monday morning in the Bayou St. John area.
Officers responding to a call of a man shot in the 800 block of North Dupre Street about 8:10 a.m. found 19-year-old Tyrin Whitfield inside a car. He was shot several times and died on the scene, said John Gagliano, the Orleans Parish coroner’s chief investigator.
Police have not identified a suspect or motive in Whitfield’s death.
Homicide detective Nicholas Williams is in charge of the investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.