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Police: Woman dead in Treme shooting; second deadly shooting Tuesday morning

Treme crime scene, 800 block of North Roman Street Treme crime scene, 800 block of North Roman Street
Desire shooting scene, 3500 block of Piety Street Desire shooting scene, 3500 block of Piety Street

A woman is dead following a shooting in Treme on Tuesday morning.

The shooting was reported around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of North Roman Street. Police have identified the victim only as a female.

The shooting comes just over an hour after a deadly shooting of a 15-year-old in the Desire neighborhood. The shooting was reported in the 3500 block of Piety Street. Authorities received reports of the shooting around 7:20 a.m. Tuesday.

Officers arriving on the scene found a man lying in the street. The victim's name is unknown at this time.

Individuals with information on either shooting are asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903 STOP.

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