- Associated Press - Friday, June 27, 2014

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police are investigating the fatal shooting of a driver who was stopped at a red light at an Interstate 10 off-ramp.

WVUE-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1wEE39a ) the shooting happened just before 1 a.m. Friday near the I-10-610 split at the westbound Franklin Avenue ramp.

Witnesses say the victim was stopped in a Mercedes Benz convertible when a man walked up and shot him, and then fled in a car.

The victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police have not yet released his name.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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Information from: WVUE-TV, https://fox8live.com

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