9-year-old girl killed in New Orleans homicide

Posted at 1:32 AM, Jan 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-13 02:32:18-05

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 6700 block of Bundy Road; the victim is a 9-year-old girl.

Police say around 11:00 p.m., officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting in the area. The young female victim was found lying down on the floor in the residence suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper torso area. The victim was taken to the hospital where she later died.

No arrests have been made; police are still investigating.