New Orleans, Louisiana (WVUE) – Five people were shot, two fatally, in the Lower Ninth Ward on Mardi Gras night.
One victim died on the scene; another died at the hospital. Police said both were male.
The shootings occurred just after 8 p.m. in the 5400 block of Andry and involved more than one suspect. The victims then drove to the the LA Xpress gas station in the 5100 block of St. Claude Avenue.