Man shot to death in Dixon neighborhood Thursday evening; NOPD investigating as homicide

March 9, 2018

A man was shot to death in the Dixon neighborhood Thursday evening, the New Orleans Police Department said.

NOPD officers were sent to the intersection of General Ogden and Marks streets for an aggravated battery by shooting just after 7 p.m.

The man was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body outside of a corner store in the area.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene and police are investigating the shooting as a homicide.

Anyone with additional information regarding the shooting is asked to contact Homicide Detective Peter Hansche at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.