Man, 43, found fatally shot at N.O. residence

A 43-year-old man was found shot to death inside a residence in the 5200 block of Basinview Court shortly after 5 p.m. Friday.

New Orleans police responded to a call about a possible shooting and arrived to find the man with multiple gunshot wounds to the body, spokesman Officer Hilal Williams said in a news release.

Officials pronounced the man dead at the scene, Williams said. His name has not been released pending notification of family.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.