Two shot, one killed in New Orleans East

Two shot, one killed in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Homicide Detectives are investigating a double shooting that left one dead.

According to police, a 35-year-old man and a 32-year-old man were sitting inside their car around 10 p.m. on Saturday when an unknown subject armed with an AK-47 opened fire. The incident occurred in the 15500 block of Dwyer Road.

When officers arrived on scene they found the 32-year-old male laying beside the car and the 35-year-old male seated in the passenger seat, both were suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The 35-year-old died on the scene and the 32-year-old was taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown.

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

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