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Man shot, killed in Gert Town: NOPD

The victim was taken to a local hospital by an ambulance, but he later died of his wounds.
Credit: NOPD

NEW ORLEANS — A man was shot and killed in Gert Town Friday night, a police report said.

The shooting happened near Olive and Fern streets. First reports said a man had one gunshot wound, a spokesperson with the New Orleans Police Department said.

The victim was taken to a local hospital by an ambulance, but he later died of his wounds, a release from NOPD's Public Affairs Division. 

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