Man killed after being shot 5 times in Point Breeze, police say

Police say several shots were fired in Point Breeze Saturday evening, leaving one man dead.

The victim, identified as 45-year-old Damon Smith, was reportedly shot multiple times on the 2000 block of Dickinson Street around 5:30 p.m.

He was struck three times in the torso, once in the back and once in the leg, according to police.


Police say he was pronounced dead after being transported to a local hospital. 

No arrests have been made, and no gun recovered.

Police say the investigation is active and ongoing.