18-year-old woman shot dead in home, second victim in hospital
POSTED: Monday, October 1, 2012 - 10:30am
UPDATED: Monday, October 1, 2012 - 10:34am
NEW ORLEANS, LA — An 18-year-old woman was killed and a 19-year-old man was shot after a shooting this morning in New Orleans East. The names of the victims are being withheld pending notification of family members and the relationships of the victims are undetermined at this time.
The shooting happened at approximately 1:30 a.m., inside of a home in the 7700 block of Branch Street.
The woman was found shot to the body inside of the house. She died on the scene.
The man was shot to the body inside of the house. He was transported to the hospital and taken into surgery.
If you have any information regarding this incident call Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111. You can text your tip to CRIMES (274637) and include TELLCS in the text body of your message.