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Police seek person of interest in Broadmoor area double shooting

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Police are searching for a person of interest who may have information on a shooting in the Broadmoor area.

The shooting happened shortly before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of General Taylor and South Roman Streets.

Officers say that two victims, 20 and 34, were sitting in a car when a suspect approached. Following a brief conversation between the suspect and the victims, the suspect opened fire striking the 20-year-old passenger multiple times and the 34-year-old driver one time.

Police have identified a person of interest in the case. Officers are asking for help locating a man known only as “Black.” Police believe he may have critical information on the shooting.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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