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Posted: Saturday, 03 May 2014 2:52PM

Saturday morning murder in the 9th Ward

New Orleans police are investigating the murder of a 21-year-old man late Saturday morning in the Lower 9th Ward.

The victim was shot to death shortly after 11:30 a.m. near Marais and Lizardi streets.

Police spokeswoman, Officer Hilal Williams, said detectives responding to a call of a man shot at that location found the lying in the street, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

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