Mother's Day 2013 Shooting in New Orleans Leaves 19 Injured

Tags: Gun Violence, New Orleans, Mother's Day

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UPDATE 5/13/2013 - 1:36 AM:

The toll of the injured has been moved to nineteen from twelve, including two ten year olds grazed by bullets.  Three suspects are still unidentified and on the remain uncaptured.

Previously reported:

WWLTV New Orleans reports a shooting at the Mother's Day Parade in the 7th ward.  NOPD Superintendent Ronal Serpes reports at least 12 were shot, with the youngest a ten year old.  Emergency Services took nine to University Hospital, while eight more suffered injuries in the ensuiing chaos.  Three victims were in critical condition.

More information as it becomes available.

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