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3 people shot in a 3-hour period Thursday night


NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Three people were shot over a three-hour period in neighborhoods across the city Thursday night.

The first shooting was reported just after 6 p.m. in the 1900 block of Painters Street. There was no word on the male victim's condition.

The second was reported at 7:45 p.m. in the 2200 block of St. Philip Street, where a 27-year-old man was shot in the torso and taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The third was reported at 8:40 p.m. in the 1400 block of Behrman Avenue, where a man sustained a gunshot wound to the thigh.

Anyone with information on any of the shootings is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward for tips leading to an arrest and indictment.

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