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NOPD investigates separate shootings, one of them fatal

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating two unrelated shootings that happened within a couple of hours of each other Tuesday.

The first shooting, which turned out to be fatal, happened at about 5:30 in the 1000 block of Odeon in Algiers, where police found a male shot in the chest and arms.

The second shooting happened shooting at the intersection of Tennessee and Urquhart streets in the Lower Ninth Ward. Initial reports show one male victim. He was transported to the hospital by private conveyance. 

No further information was available.

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