2 killed, 1 injured in New Orleans East shooting

1 confirmed dead in Chef Menteur shooting

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Police are investigating a Friday night shooting in which two males were killed and a third was injured in New Orleans East.

The shooting occurred at about 9:30 p.m. in the 8200 block of Chef Menteur near Dodt Street. Witnesses said at least one of the victims ran into a nearby convenience store for help. Chef Menteur was blocked off and closed westbound near the 8200 block as police processed a large scene.

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