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UPDATE: NOPD investigating double shooting in fast-food parking lot


Two men shot were shot Tuesday after a man opened fire on a car that was backing out of the parking lot of a fast food restaurant at the edge of the St. Claude neighborhood.

The shooting - which was initially reported by police as a triple shooting - happened at about 9 a.m. at the corner of Franklin Avenue and Robertson Street.

Police said a black male walked up to a car with four people inside and began firing at the front windshield. One victim was struck in the head; the other was struck in the arm. The people in the backseat - a man and a woman - were injured by flying glass. 

The victim with the head wound is in critical condition. The condition of the others is not known.

Fox8live.com will update this story as details become available. 

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