A 19-year-old man was shot to death Monday at the intersection of Canal and South Rampart streets, police said.
A police officer in the area heard gunfire and responded to the intersection around 5:40 p.m., the New Orleans Police Department said in a news release. Seconds later, the officer saw the victim lying on the sidewalk, shot in the chest.
The man was transported to an area hospital, where he later died.
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