1 dead, 1 injured in St. Roch area shootout - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports

1 dead, 1 injured in St. Roch area shootout

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New Orleans police investigate a double shooting that left one person dead in the St. Roch neighborhood. New Orleans police investigate a double shooting that left one person dead in the St. Roch neighborhood.

New Orleans Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the St. Roch neighborhood.

Investigators say it happened around 3:30 a.m. in the 1900 block of Painters St. Witnesses tell police a gunman ran up and opened fire on a man. The victim collapsed in the middle of the street where he died. Another man was struck in the leg by crossfire. It's unclear who else was firing a weapon.

The second victim drove himself to a local hospital where he is in stable condition.

The gunman fled the scene on foot, according to police.

Investigators do not have a motive or suspect in the case. If you have any information, please call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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