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Teen killed, 4-year-old shot in New Orleans

4 years 6 months 1 week ago Tuesday, July 21 2015 Jul 21, 2015 July 21, 2015 4:45 PM July 21, 2015 in News
Source: WBRZ / WWL
By: Russell Jones

NEW ORLEANS - Police said a teen died and a four-year-old was hurt in a shooting Tuesday afternoon in New Orleans.

Officer Frank Robertson with NOPD said the shooting happened around 3 p.m. at a home in the 6000 block of Boeing Street.

Robertson said both victims were taken to the hospital, where the teen died. He said the child was being treated for a gunshot wound to the arm.

According to WWL-TV, witnesses said at least two masked gunmen showed up at the house, opened fire and fled in two vehicles.

Police haven't released any information about a possible suspect or motive.

WWL reported today's murder adds to the 105 murders which have happened in the past seven months in New Orleans.

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