3 dead, 7 wounded after gunmen in New Orleans fire on crowd

CTSY Associated Press

At least three deadly shootings in ten years have happened in the 3400 block of South Claiborne Avenue, a block of the city with a history of violence. The two then ran from the scene on foot toward Martin Luther King Jr.

Harrison said one underwent surgery and was in critical condition; the other six were in various conditions but none were considered life-threatening.

"We want to make sure that the people involved in this don't take matters into their own hands", he emphasized.

The injured victims have been taken to hospital, although their conditions are not known.

Harrison told reporters that the suspects were believed to be wearing hooded sweatshirts, but that's the only description available. "A lot of people saw and heard what happened". The three victims were two men and one woman.

Swimmer Ryan Lochte suspended until July 2019 for use of IV
Officials made clear that Ryan did not used a banned substance , but underwent a banned procedure . Open, declaring himself wiser and more responsible after fathering a child.

He said police do not know whether the shooting was gang-related. "We need more than anything for people to come forward to help the NOPD solve this case by helping us find more evidence, find out who's responsible for this so we can hold them accountable for the three people who have died out here tonight and for the other seven people who were injured".

The New Orleans Advocate reported the shooter targeted Jeremiah Lee ran across a street and into a large group of people before he fell in front of the Chicken & Watermelon eatery.

"There is no place in New Orleans for this kind of violence", New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell said on her official Twitter page.

Police asked the community to share any information they may have about the shooting. Three more lives - gone.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Flash flood watch into early Tuesday for Northern Virginia
Jul 28, 2018 - 01:07
With that in mind, the National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the Sandhills right through early Wednesday . Daily high temperatures should swell to the 80s and perhaps near 90 by the weekend; nightly numbers will settle to the 70s.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Froome crashes post-stage after police mistake him for fan
Jul 28, 2018 - 01:05
Team Sky told media there was a misunderstanding after the stage as Froome rode back down a hill to his bus. It was a gift, but Alaphilippe didn't care as he cruised to his second stage win of this year's Tour.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Facebook blocks Infowars’ Alex Jones from posting for 30 days
Jul 28, 2018 - 00:59
Both pages published new posts on Friday morning, with Jones appearing on a livestream on the Infowars page. Facebook has imposed a 30-day suspension on Alex Jones - founder of the InfoWars conspiracy theory site.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Liverpool Must Win After Spending Heavily - Jose Mourinho
Jul 28, 2018 - 00:50
On came Salah - scorer of 44 goals for the club last season - and he caused chaos with his pace, direct running and eagerness. Dominic Solanke got to the ball first but was crudely bundled over and the Reds had a spot-kick, on 94 minutes to settle it.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Lunar eclipse: Skygazers await century's longest 'blood moon'
Jul 27, 2018 - 10:31
A lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes behind Earth, so that the Earth blocks the sun's rays from striking the moon. However, he said it was still worth seeing as the next blood moon would not be visible in New Zealand until May 2021.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top USA farmers: We need markets not cash handouts
Jul 26, 2018 - 02:16
On Twitter, Trump says people "snipping at your heels during a negotiation" will only delay the process. Fall is the biggest season for American soybean farmers.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top ‘Totally unheard of & perhaps illegal’: Trump responds to secret lawyer tapes
Jul 25, 2018 - 02:02
According to CNN , the President had no idea the calls were being recorded. "The tweet is straightforward and correct". He also asserted, without elaborating, in post: "The good news is that your favorite President did nothing wrong! ".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Tesla: asking suppliers for cash back is 'standard' negotiating strategy
Jul 25, 2018 - 01:17
Elon Musk , Tesla's chief executive, wrote on Twitter on July 23: "Only costs that actually apply to Q3 & beyond will be counted". The leak came soon after Tesla announced it was cutting several thousand jobs as part of an effort to reduce costs.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Sony IMX586 Smartphone Camera Sensor With 48 Effective Megapixels Resolution Launched
Jul 25, 2018 - 01:04
A 0.8 micron pixel size might seem small and less efficient in capturing the entire light information, especially in low light. The enhanced MP count should give smartphone uses the ability to take SLR-quality images with lossless digital zoom.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Johnny Manziel of Hamilton Tiger-Cats traded to Montreal Alouettes
Jul 24, 2018 - 01:36
Although, Manziel didn't end up playing for Sherman, as the coach was replaced after Manziel's redshirt freshman season. Sherman has expressed his excitement with reuniting with Manziel, who will likely get his chance to play in Montreal.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Lewis Hamilton risks being stripped of German GP win
Jul 23, 2018 - 01:40
Auto Motor und Sport said one analysis showed that between one race and the next, the increase was nearly 40 horse power. I just slowed down and trundled over some grass and made sure I joined the track as safe as I could.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top ESPYs host Danica Patrick falls flat in opening monologue
Jul 23, 2018 - 01:31
JR Smith would say, 'We're up by one!'" One person captioned their Twitter post, "Stop it please, Danica Patrick ". This year, Simmons, along with four-time MVP LeBron James , was the target of Patrick's opener.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Missouri boat accident kills 17, including nine from one family
Jul 22, 2018 - 01:41
It followed up at 6.32pm with a severe thunderstorm warning for three counties that included Branson and the lake. Coleman said the boat's captain had told passengers earlier in their trip that they "won't need" life jackets.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Pep Guardiola fears for Man City’s title defence with late returnees
Jul 22, 2018 - 01:26
We of course prepared to win but it's normal [not to win games] in this part of the season - it just prepares the team. City play Chelsea in the Community Shield on 5 August before opening their league campaign at Arsenal a week later.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top President Trump struggles to contain firestorm over Putin summit
Jul 21, 2018 - 00:54
John Cornyn of Texas, said sanctions may be preferable to a nonbinding resolution that amounts to "just some messaging exercise". July 16, 2018. "We just conducted a year-long investigation into Russia's interference in our elections.