Coroner ID's 20 Year Old Man Shot And Killed By Friend In Gentilly NOLA.com You are signed in as Edit Public Profile Sign Out The Times-Picayune Newsletters RSS Feeds Mobile Apps >Coroner ID's 20-year-old man shot and killed by friend in Gentilly Posted on July 18, 2017 at 5:06 PM Man shot Friday afternoon in Gentilly: NOPD > 7 Gallery: Man shot Friday afternoon in Gentilly: NOPD By Laura McKnight NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The man who was killed by a friend in Friday's (July 14) accidental shooting in Gentilly has been identified by the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office as 20-year-old Miguel Marrero. Marrero died of his injuries after being shot inside of a home in the 6200 block of Cameron Boulevard. The shooting, which police have described as accidental, occurred about 2:43 p.m. when a friend of Marrero's was handling a gun that "discharged," according to the NOPD. Marrero was pronounced dead at a local hospital, police said. Within hours, 21-year-old Skyler Nicoulin was booked into the Orleans Justice Center jail with negligent homicide in Marrero's death. Nicoulin's bond was set at $10,000, according to Orleans Parish court records. NOPD Homicide Detective Barret Morton is leading the investigation into Marrero's death and can be reached at 504-658-5300 with information on the shooting. Those with information may also submit tips to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.