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NEW ORLEANS A Sunday night Seventh Ward shooting left a man dead and a woman in the hospital, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

The shooting occurred shortly before 11 p.m. in the 1900 block of North Claiborne Avenue.

The 35-year-old man was found lying in the street after being shot several times, police said. He died on the scene.

The 37-year-old woman was shot in the abdomen and transported to the hospital to go into surgery.

Citizens with information are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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