The latest murder took place just before 9:30 p.m. Sunday night in the 4200 block on W. Maffitt, in The Ville neighborhood.
The victim, 36-year-old Willie Patton, was found on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators learned Patton was with a group of people when the suspect got out of a car and fired shots at the group. Patton was the only person struck. The suspect got back into their vehicle and drove away.
Police have not identified a suspect or motive for the shooting.