A man was fatally shot in the 6700 block of Tara Lane in New Orleans East about 7:25 p.m. Thursday, New Orleans police said.

Officers found the unidentified man on the sidewalk, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was transported to a hospital, where he died.

Darnell Cheneau, 26, and Terrance Williams, 16, were shot and killed in the same block May 26.

Homicide Detective Travis Ward is in charge of the investigation of the latest killing; he can be reached at (504) 658-5300.

Anyone with information that can help solve the crime also may call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.