The NOPD is asking for help finding a driver that killed a man this morning and fled the scene.
"Just before 5am, a 24-year-old Mandeville man was struck by a vehicle as he walked into traffic in the 2400 block of Saint Claude Ave," Officer Frank Robertson said. "The victim died on the scene as a result of his injuries."
He says the driver didn't stick around.
"The unknown vehicle fled the scene," according to Robertson. "If anyone witnessed this incident please call crimestoppers or the NOPD immediately at 504-822-1111."