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St. Roch homicide victim identified by Orleans coroner

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

The Orleans Parish Coroner has identified the man who died in a St. Roch neighborhood shooting early Tuesday morning.

Christopher Steib, 25, was shot to death in the 1400 block of Spain Street.

Another man, also 25, was injured in the shooting.

According to initial police reports, two suspects, identified as black men, entered a residence through the back door and attempted to rob the victims.

The suspects then started shooting the men, striking them both.

Both men were taken to a nearby hospital where Steib later died.

There is no information on his condition or the extent of his injuries.

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