NOPD investigating two Fifth Ward shootings

NOPD investigating two Fifth Ward shootings
Authorities say shootings occurred in the Fifth Ward within a 24-hour period. (Source: Fox 8 staff)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - NOPD is investigating two shooting incidents that occurred in the Fifth Ward within a 24 hour period.

The most recent occurred early this morning just after midnight in the 1400 block of Jourdan Avenue. Police say a man suffered multiple gunshots.

The first incident occurred on Sunday around 11:37 p.m. near the intersection of Benefit and Alvar Streets where authorities say a woman suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

Authorities say that no further information is available at this time.

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