Two dead, two injured in Lower 9th Ward shootings

Two dead, two injured in Lower 9th Ward shootings

Two dead, two injured in Lower 9th Ward shootings

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Posted on April 23, 2013 at 8:17 AM

Updated Tuesday, Oct 22 at 7:24 PM

Apr. 22: 600 Tupelo Street

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Apr. 22: St. Claude Ave and Tupelo Street

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NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating a triple shooting that killed one man and sent two others to the hospital, according to the New Orleans Police Department, and several hours a man was found shot to death five blocks.

Around 1:30 p.m., three men were shot near the intersection of St. Claude Avenue and Tupelo Street in the Lower 9th Ward, according to police.

A 28-year-old man died in the hospital, while a 52-year-old man was shot in the leg and a 20-year-old man was hit in the hand. Both were last listed in stable condition in the hospital.

Around 3:45 p.m., a 36-year-old man was found shot to death in an alley in the 600 block of Tupelo Street, according to police.

 

 

 

 

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