NOPD: 2nd victim dies in 9th Ward quintuple shooting

Chris Miller
February 13, 2018 - 9:54 pm

New Orleans Police report five people were hit in a shooting in the 5100 block of St. Claude Avenue.

Police reported the shooting shortly before 9:00 p.m. Tuesday. One victim was pronounced dead on the scene. Police reported the second death at the hospital nearly an hour later.

Police say detectives are working to gather evidence to determine a motive and identify suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111 or toll-free at (888) 877-7867 (STOP).

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