Woman, 26, dead in Treme shooting

Woman, 26, dead in Treme shooting

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.

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