One dead, five wounded in New Orleans shooting
New Orleans, LA, United States (4E) – One man has died and five men have been injured Tuesday night after a deadly shooting in New Orleans East, the gunman remained at large.
Authorities reported that the incident happened at Yorktown Drive, near Bunker Hill Road just before 7:30 p.m.
The six victims, who have not been identified, have been taken to a hospital where one man later succumbed to his injuries.
North Orleans Police Department’s 7th District Commander Michael Harrison said the details are still “sketchy,” and they are still looking for a possible suspect or motive.
Harrison added that officials do not know why it started and that detectives are on the scene to investigate.
He claimed that “Our crime lab is outside and processing the scene. We don’t know if it’s gang affiliation as of now. We don’t know all the particulars, but we’re looking into it.”
Police found a weapon at the scene.
Anyone with information that can help investigators, please call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.