NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a double shooting in Central City that left a man dead and a woman injured.
Police reported the shooting just after 6:30 p.m. near the intersection of South Claiborne Avenue and First Street.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found a male suffering from gunshot wounds to the face, arms and legs. They also found a woman suffering from gunshot wounds to the back. Police say both of the victims are in their early 20s.
The victims were taken to a local hospital, and NOPD later tweeted that the man had died.
If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.