A New Orleans man was shot to death this morning on Kennedy Street in St. Rose.
Officers responded to the scene after residents in the area heard gunfire at around 5 a.m. When police arrived, they discovered the body of 21-year-old Richard Bailey, who had been shot several times.
According to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office, the murder appears to be drug related.
The incident is under investigation and anyone with information on the murder is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 783-6807.