UPDATE: The Orleans Parish Coroner has identified the body of the deceased victim in the homicide investigation in the 6700 block of Cindy Place as 25-year-old Sidney Brooks.
NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a pair of seemingly unrelated shooting incidents in the city on Monday.
The first occurring in the 3700 block of Ulloa Street. Initial reports indicate there is a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound(s). He has been transported to the hospital.
The second involves a shooting in the 6700 block of Cindy Place. This incident also involves a male victim with a gunshot wound, which in this case has been reported as a wound to the hand.
Both men have been taken to the hospital.
No additional details on either shooting are currently available at this time.