|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
|NOPD INVESTIGATING A MURDER ON KERLEREC STREET
NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The NOPD is investigating the shooting death of an unidentified male. The incident took place December 29, 2014, in the 1400 block of Kerlerec Street.
At approximately 11:00 p.m., police responded to a call of shots fired. When officers arrived, they found the victim fatally shot lying on the sidewalk.
Homicide Detective Clifton Givens is in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at 658-5300.
The Coroner will release the identity of the victim after notification of family members and will perform an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.
Citizens with information about this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.
Officer Garry Flot