Three dead after Mardi Gras day shootings in New Orleans
New Orleans police say a man has died after a shooting along the Mardi Gras parade route. That brings shooting deaths Tuesday in New Orleans to three with five other people wounded.
One man died at a hospital hours after an afternoon argument along the traditional Mardi Gras parade route and two were killed and three wounded in a shooting outside a party Tuesday night.
The day’s first shooting also left a man in critical condition with a head wound and a boy in stable condition with a leg wound. The man was talking before he was taken to the hospital.