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Violent Weekend: 2 Dead, 7 Injured in N.O.

Violent Weekend: 2 Dead, 7 Injured in N.O.
Posted July 21st, 2014 @ 2:41am

It was a violent weekend in New Orleans, with two people killed and seven wounded — two of them in critical condition.

Police say the dead are a 58-year-old woman who was stabbed Sunday morning in the Treme neighborhood and an 18-year-old man who was shot Friday night in the Desire neighborhood.

A 26-year-old man was critical condition after a shooting Sunday in Gert Town. Shootings in eastern New Orleans and the 7th ward injured a woman and an 18-year-old man.

Four people were shot Saturday night. A 17-year-old man was in critical condition after a shooting in the 7th Ward. Two women were in stable condition after being shot several times in Gentilly. And a 24-year-old man was shot in the leg in eastern New Orleans.

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