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NEWORLEANS-- Police are on the scene of a deadly double shooting in the 6th Ward, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

One victim was pronounced dead in the 2100 block of St. Ann Street, and one victim was shot to the foot, according to police.

The shooting happened around 5 p.m. Officers were called to the scene after reports of gunfire, according to police. When police arrived on the scene a 30-year-old male was lying on a sidewalk. He had been shot several times and was pronounced dead in the scene.

The 39-year-old male who was shot in the foot was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to police.

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

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