One person died in an apparent shooting on Shubert Street in New Orleans East Monday night, police said.
Officers found an unresponsive male lying in the street in the 7800 block of Shubert Street around 8:40 p.m., after being called to a shooting in the 6000 block of Wales Street, the New Orleans Police Department said in a news release. The victim was suffering from unknown injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said the victim was seen walking in the area with two people when he “put his hand over his stomach and fell in the street.”
The two other people, both males, fled the scene, police said. One was wearing a white T-shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact homicide detective Rayell Johnson at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.