Police seek person of interest in Algiers murder

New Orleans police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who might have information about a murder earlier this year in Algiers.

Police said Joe Gray is not a suspect in the death of Vin Jackson but that they would like to speak with him.

Jackson was found shot about 9:10 p.m. July 5 in the 1700 block of Elizardi Boulevard. He later died at the hospital.

Homicide Detective Robert Bachelder is in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at (504) 658-5324. Anyone with information about Gray’s whereabouts can also contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.