- Associated Press - Tuesday, December 1, 2015

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police say a 19-year-old man died in a shooting at the intersection of Canal and South Rampart streets.

Police said in a news release officers in the area heard gunfire and responded to the intersection at 5:40 p.m. Monday. Police says the man was found lying on the sidewalk, shot in the chest.

The unidentified man was taken to a nearby hospital, where he later died.

There was no immediate word on a motive or suspects.

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