3 dead, 7 injured in South Claiborne Avenue shooting Saturday night: NOPD | NOLA.com

The shooting was reported in the 3400 block of South Claiborne Avenue.

Three people have died and seven more have been injured in a shooting reported in the 3400 block of South Claiborne Avenue on Saturday night (July 28), according to the New Orleans Police Department, and two suspects are suspected to be on the loose in relation to the shooting.

In a press conference minutes after midnight Sunday, New Orleans Police Chief Michael Harrison said initial reports from the scene indicate two people wearing hooded sweatshirts stepped in front of “a large crowd” at a daiquiri shop late Saturday and opened fire. One of the people appeared to have a rifle, Harrison said, and the other used a handgun.

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