6 shot, injured in 3 separate shootings in New Orleans

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Posted on April 7, 2014 at 6:05 AM

Updated Monday, Apr 7 at 1:19 PM

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NEW ORLEANS, La. -- New Orleans police are searching for the shooters behind a trio of shootings that left a total of 6 people injured.

The first shooting happened in the 3900 block of Downman Road around 2:15 a.m., and police say a 21-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the head. He was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

About 15 minutes after that shooting, police were called to the scene of a second shooting in the 500 block of South Alexander Street. 2 men and 2 women were shot in the legs and hands. Police say all 4 victims were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Around 1 p.m., an adult male was shot in the 2500 block of St. Ann Street in Treme, police said. The victim was shot multiple times to the body, though his injuries appear not to be life threatening.   

At this time, there is no word on a motive or suspects in either shooting.

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