NEW ORLEANS - A triple shooting in Gentilly left a 60-year-old woman dead last night.
The shooting occurred just after 9:15 p.m. on April 18 in the 2200 block of Athis Street, according to the NOPD.
Responding officers found two women, age 60 and 38, lying on the ground in front of a house, both suffering from gunshot wounds.
A 60-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound was found inside the house.
One of the women was pronounced dead at the scene, while the other woman and the man were brought to a hospital for treatment, according to the NOPD.
Initial reports by the NOPD indicate the 60-year-old woman and the 38-year-old woman were walking up to the front door of the house when an unidentified man approached with a gun and started shooting.
Homicide Detective Barrett Morton is in charge of the ongoing investigation and can be reached at (504) 658-5300 with any information regarding this incident.