One killed, 2 wounded in separate shootings

Multiple people shot in two incidents

NEW ORLEANS -- One person was killed and two others were injured during separate shootings early Wednesday.

The parish coroner said 31-year-old Eddie Celestine was fatally shot about 2 a.m. in the 6800 block of Cindy Place in New Orleans East.

Earlier, gunfire injured two people about 1 a.m. near South Jefferson Davis Parkway and D'Hemecourt Street in Mid-City.

Police did not immediately provide additional details about either shooting.

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

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