NOPD investigating triple shooting near Jefferson Davis Pkwy. overpass

NOPD investigating triple shooting near Jefferson Davis Pkwy. overpass
The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a triple shooting near the Jefferson Davis Parkway overpass that left one person dead and two people injured.

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a triple shooting near the Jefferson Davis Parkway overpass that left one person dead and two people injured.

Police were called for a shooting around 11:40 p.m. near the I-10 and the Jefferson Davis overpass. When they arrived at the scene, they spotted several bullet casings and a vehicle with several bullet holes at the scene but no victim.

NOPD was later contacted by UMC after a 22-year-old victim arrived with a gunshot wound.

A few hours laters, NOPD received a call saying two more gunshot victims arrived at Oschner Baptist Hospital. One victim later died from his wounds. The second victim was transported to UMC for treatment.

Police later determined that all three victims were shot at the Jefferson Davis Overpass location.

The shooting remains under investigation as police work to determine a suspect and a motive in the shooting.

If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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