An unidentified man was shot to death near the corner of St. Anthony and Urquhart streets in the Seventh Ward around 3:30 a.m. Thursday, according to officer Juan D. Barnes.
Police found the man in the driver seat of a red Chevrolet Monte Carlo suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, Barnes said. He was taken to a hospital, where he died.
Investigators are working on determining both a motive and a suspect.
Homicide Detective Travis Ward is leading the investigation and can be reached at (504) 658-5300.