Three killed, seven injured in New Orleans shooting; police say no suspect in custody, investigation ongoing
Three people have been killed and seven injured following a shooting in New Orleans, the police said.Three people have been killed and seven injured following a shooting in New Orleans, the police said.
New Orleans: Three people have been killed and seven injured following a shooting in New Orleans, the police said.
City police spokesperson Aaron Looney said in a statement the shooting happened last night on Claiborne Avenue.
The injured victims have been taken to a hospital, though their conditions were not immediately known. No suspect was in custody.
Mayor LaToya Cantrell said in a statement, "There is no place in New Orleans for this kind of violence. I speak for everyone in our city when I say we are disgusted, we are infuriated and we have had more than enough.
"Three more lives — gone. It has to end. It's unacceptable anywhere," the mayor said.
No further information was immediately available. An investigation is ongoing.
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