NOPD investigate multiple overnight shootings, one fatal

Published: Dec. 17, 2016 at 11:16 AM CST|Updated: Dec. 18, 2016 at 2:16 AM CST
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - One man is dead as New Orleans police are investigate multiple overnight shootings.

The first shooting happened at the intersection of North Rampart and Canal Street. Reports say the incident was a carjacking. One male victim was shot the hand. It is unknown whether the victim was the owner of the vehicle or a passenger. His condition is unknown at this time.

The second shooting happened in the 3600 block of Fairmont Drive. Authorities say a man was shot and later died at the hospital.

No further information is immediately available. Names have not been released as these investigations are ongoing.

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