COVINGTON, La. (AP) — Authorities say a man was found fatally shot inside of a vehicle in Louisiana.

Covington Police Chief Tim Lentz says officers found the man in the front seat of a vehicle after responding to reports of gunfire just before 2 a.m. on Wednesday.

Nola.com/The Times-Picayune reports the victim was in the driveway of a house and was shot several times.

The man's identity has not been released. Lentz says more information about the victim will be made public once family members have been notified.

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Information from: The Times-Picayune, http://www.nola.com