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Triple shooting in 7th Ward leaves one dead

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Police are investigating a shooting that killed one person and injured two others.

It happened in the 2000 block of North Claiborne Avenue.  Officials say just after 1:30 a.m officers responded to a call of someone shot in the area. Upon arrival, they discovered two victims with gunshot wounds. One victim was pronounced dead at the scene, the other was transported to the hospital by EMS.

Officials later learned of another victim involved in the same shooting incident that had been transported to the hospital by private conveyance.

The victims condition is unknown at this time. Names have not been released as the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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