NOPD investigate a homicide on I-10 East

Kenny Kuhn
July 15, 2020 - 7:14 am

New Orleans police are working a homicide on Interstate 10.

A NOPD media release says about 10:42 p.m. last night, officers responded to a call of a vehicle found on a grassy area off I-10 East at Chef Menteur Highway exit.

When they arrived, they discovered a male victim inside. He had been fatally shot and pronounced dead on the scene.

The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office will release the victim's name and the official cause of death following an autopsy.

Anyone with information is asked to call Homicide Detective Brett Mathes at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. 

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