One man dies in Gentilly double shooting

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Posted on January 25, 2013 at 10:16 PM

Updated Saturday, Jan 26 at 8:00 AM

Jan 25: 5300 Wilton Drive

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NEW ORLEANS -- One man was killed in a double shooting in Gentilly, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

NOPD responded to the 1900 block of Rapides Street around 8 p.m. According to police, two men, 20- and 22-years-old, had been shot.

Police said the two men were walking when another man approached them and opened fire. The 22-year-old man collapsed on the sceneand the 20-year-old m an ran into a house in the 5300 block of Wilton Street.

Both victims were taken to the hospital. The 22-year-old man was pronounced dead at the hospital. The 20-year-old underwent surgery. His condition is unknown.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

 


 

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