Man shot to death in Treme double shooting - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports

Man shot to death in Treme double shooting

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Approximate location of the double shooting in the 2100 block of St. Ann (Google Maps) Approximate location of the double shooting in the 2100 block of St. Ann (Google Maps)

FOX 8 received this news release from the New Orleans Police Dept. Friday evening:

Homicide Detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old man and the injuring of another man. The shooting happened at or about 5P.M., in the 2100 block of Saint Ann Street.  The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.

Officers were called out for gunfire erupting in the area. Officers arrived and found the 30-year-old male victim lying on the sidewalk; he was shot several times and was pronounced dead on the scene. Officers learned of a second victim, a 39-year-old male who was shot once in the foot, he was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible in this incident, as well as a motive. 

The Homicide Division is in charge of the investigation.

Citizens with information that can help solve these crimes are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s).  You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org

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