1 dead, 9 wounded in Bourbon Street shooting

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(New Orleans Times-Picayune) A Bourbon Street shooting left a man dead and nine other people wounded early Sunday (Nov. 27), New Orleans police said. The shooting happened shortly before 1:40 a.m. near the corner of Bourbon and Iberville streets.

The person who died, identified by NOPD spokesman Aaron Looney as a male, died at an area hospital. Looney did not immediately have information about the extent of the other victims’ injuries.

Witnesses described a chaotic scene. Police said two men were arrested, including one shooting victim, and were both booked on charges of illegal carrying of a weapon. Police did not say the men were being charged or suspected with being the shooter or shooters Sunday.

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