|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
|NEW ORLEANS POLICE INVESTIGATE DOUBLE SHOOTING LEAVING ONE MAN DEAD|
|NEW ORLEANS, LA – Tonight, the NOPD is investigating the fatal shooting of an unidentified male and the shooting of an unidentified female at 5164 Lakeview Court.
Shortly after 7:30 p.m., officers responded to the scene of a shooting where a male was located inside the residence suffering from a gunshot wound to the body. He was pronounced dead on the scene. A female was also located inside the residence suffering from a gunshot wound to her body. She was transported to the hospital and is currently in surgery.
Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible in this incident, as well as a motive.
Homicide Detective Clinton Givens is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 658-5300.
Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org
Officer Hilal Williams