NOPD investigating fatal double shooting in Central City

NOPD investigating fatal double shooting in Central City
The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in Central City that left one person dead and another person injured.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in Central City that left one person dead and another person injured.

Police reported the shooting just before 2 p.m. near the intersection of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Freret Street.

Police say one victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The second victim was taken to a local hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. He is listed in stable condition.

Investigators are working to determine a suspect and a motive in the shooting.

If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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