Written by: Sam Winstrom, Assignment Editor - email
Written by: Brian Wiechert, Digital Content Producer - email
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -
43-year-old man was shot 14 times on Sunday morning inside of a New Orleans East
apartment, police say.
shooting happened in an apartment located in the 12100
block of the I-10 Service Road around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning.
The parents of the victim say he is a Delgado business
student. They say he was on his computer studying when the gunman came in and
"Bullet to the chest, bullet to the belly, bullet to the right arm
right hand, left arms, his legs, his groin," said Albert Greenleaf, the victim's
father. "He crawled from the bedroom out to the front door to get help. If he
would have been lying on his back, he would have drowned in his own blood."
victim's sister said there is so much crime in New Orleans; she'd like to see
more police patrolling the area.
family hopes someone will call Crime Stoppers with a tip. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 504-822-1111.