NOPD: Woman dies following shooting in St. Claude neighborhood

NOPD: Woman dies following shooting in St. Claude neighborhood

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting in the St. Claude neighborhood that left one woman dead. Officers were called to the scene in the 1900 block of Port Street, Sunday around 2:46 p.m.

According to police, the woman was found inside of an apartment suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. She was transported to a local hospital by EMS where she was later pronounced dead.

Police continue to investigate the shooting.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call NOPD homicide detective Joseph Jefferson at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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