Officials are investigating the fatal shooting of a man near the intersection of Allen and Pleasure Streets, according to a New Orleans Police Department press release.

The 27-year-old male victim, whose name is being withheld pending notification of family members, was found around 6:30 p.m. Saturday night, the press release says.

The victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead on the scene.

If you have any information that may help solve this crime, please contact Homicide Detective Nicholas Williams at (504) 658-5300, or call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111, or toll-free (877) 903-7867.