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Suspect in French Quarter shooting surrenders

3 years ago November 05, 2011 Nov 5, 2011 Saturday, November 05 2011 Saturday, November 05, 2011 10:23:14 AM EDT in News
Source: Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS - A New Orleans teenager has surrendered to police to face a charge he opened fire on a tourist-filled street in the city's French Quarter earlier this week. One man was killed and seven were wounded in the shooting.

Investigators obtained an arrest warrant on a second-degree murder charge for 19-year-old Marvin Carter, who turned himself in Friday.

Police Superintendent Ronal Serpas says investigators believe Carter knew the man he fatally shot, 25-year-old Albert Glover.

Serpas says Glover was the intended target. He says Carter and Glover had some sort of confrontation on Bourbon Street before the Tuesday shooting.

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