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Jan 022017
 

(map via NOPD)

(map via NOPD)

A 40-year-old man was shot to death Sunday on D’Hemecourt Street, New Orleans police said.

Police responding to reports of gunfire around 2:22 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 1, found the body of a man later identified as 40-year-old Joseph Smith in the front yard of a house in the 3800 block of D’Hemecourt (near South Cortez Street), according to a NOPD report. Smith had gunshot wounds to his body, and he was pronounced dead at the scene, the report states.

Anyone with information is urged to call the NOPD Homicide Division at 504-658-5300 to speak to a detective, or CrimeStoppers at 822-1111 to leave an anonymous tip that could be eligible for a cash reward.

  One Response to “Man, 40, killed on D’Hemecourt Street in New Year’s Day shooting”

  1. Can anyone say, anonymously, what is going on at that corner? Is it the Playhouse? The car wash?

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