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Coroner identifies mom, daughter killed in New Orleans East


NEW ORLEANS - The Orleans coroner's office has identified a mother and daughter who were killed in New Orleans East.

Early Monday morning first responders found the bodies of 20-year-old Ryesha Arbuthnot  and her mother, 45-year-old Lisa Arbuthnot  at the Wind Run apartments off the north I-10 Service Road.

The coroner says the 20-year-old was stabbed to death while her mother was shot in the head.

Police say the double murder was not a random attack. They're asking anyone with information about the case to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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