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NOPD: Gentilly double shooting leaves teen dead, man injured

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police Detectives are investigating a shooting that left a 16-year-old boy dead and a 24-year-old man injured. The incident occurred Wednesday around 6:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of Franklin Avenue.

Police say that the pair were shot in front of a home and both were transported to a local hospital, where the teen was later pronounced dead. The 24-year-old suffered a gunshot wound to the side and is expected to survive, according to police. 

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

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