One dead, one injured following Seventh Ward shooting

A shooting in the Seventh Ward left a 27-year-old man dead and a 24-year-old woman injured. The incident occurred Saturday around 10:00 p.m. near the intersection of North Broad Street and Treasure Street. The man's identity will be released once family members are notified.

According to police the man and woman were shot inside of an SUV. The woman drove herself to the hospital, while the man was transported. The man was later pronounced dead at the hospital. The woman who was shot in the arm and the leg is listed in stable condition.

If you have any information that could help investigators with this case, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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