A 26-year-old woman is dead following a shooting early Wednesday morning in Treme.
At least a dozen shell casings surround the scene. Officers say the woman was found shot multiple times near the intersection of Columbus and North Claiborne.
Crews were patrolling the area around 3:30 a.m. when they heard gunshots.
Police have the entire area surrounded by crime scene tape as they collect evidence.
Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111.