At least 12 shot in New Orleans Mother’s Day parade

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Credit: Rikard Larma/Metro

At least 12 people were shot at a Mother’s Day parade in New Orleans, with one victim as young as 10 years old, WWLTV reported, citing police Superintendent Ronal Serpas.

Emergency medical responders took nine people to University Hospital; eight of them had gunshot wounds, and another person was injured in a fall while escaping the shooting, WWLTV reported on its website.

Three of the gunshot victims were in critical condition, and police believe three suspects were involved, the report said.


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