NOPD: Man found shot to death on Amelia Street

Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 35-year-old man who was found Wednesday on a sidewalk at the intersection of Amelia and Magnolia streets.

New Orleans police spokesman Officer Frank B. Robertson III said the victim, whose name is being withheld pending notification of family members, was found at 6:15 p.m.

When officers arrived, Robertson said, they found the unresponsive victim with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene, Robertson said in a news release.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (504) 822-1111 or toll-free (877) 903-7867.