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Two men shot to death in separate incidents in New Orleans

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Two men were shot to death in separate incidents in New Orleans.

NOPD is investigating a shooting in the early morning hours in the 2400 block of North Villere Street.

When they arrived at the scene, near the intersection of Arts and North Villere streets, police found an unidentified man, between 20 and 30, lying face down in the street near a white Dodge Ram flatbed pickup truck.

The victim sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The second shooting happened just before 11 p.m. in the 6300 block of Burgundy Street.

When they arrived, officers were told the victim had already been taken to St. Bernard Parish Hospital.

The victim, a man, suffered several gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s name and the official cause of death.

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