Police find fatal shooting victim in parking lot

New Orleans police Saturday investigated a fatal shooting in the 14000 block of Chef Menteur Highway in Michoud.

Officers found the victim shortly after 5 p.m. in an apartment complex parking lot, police said in a news release.

The victim lay between two parked vehicles after he had been shot several times, the release says. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The victim’s name was being withheld pending notification of family members, the release says.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact police at (504) 658-4000 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at (504) 822-1111 or toll free at (877) 903-STOP (7867).