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New Orleans police investigate double shooting, 1 dead, 1 wounded, Sunday night


NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police are investigating a double shooting that left one man dead and another wounded.

Police found a 19-year-old man shot in the back and a 22-year-old man shot in the leg Sunday night at the intersection of Paris Avenue and Lafreniere Street.

Police said in a news release the unidentified men were taken to the hospital where the 19-year-old later died. The condition of the 22-year-old man was not immediately known.

The news release said detectives are investigating to determine a motive and suspects.

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