NEW ORLEANS –The latest shooting continued a violent 24 hours in which four people have been shot, three of whom have died as a result.
According to the New Orleans Police Department, officers responded to a shooting on Olive Street at Short that left one man dead and a woman injured just after 6 p.m.
The murder was just the latest in a string of shootings leaving people dead.
Shortly before midnight Saturday, a 21-year-old man was shot in the 1300 block of S. Saratoga Street. He died hours later at the hospital.
Then, at 1 p.m. Sunday, a man was shot and killed in the 3800 block of Palmetto Street. He died in a stairwell at an apartment complex near the Interstate 10-Carrollton Ave. interchange.