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6 shot, 1 killed in New Orleans overnight

There were four separate shootings reported between 8:40 and 1:07 a.m.

NEW ORLEANS — After a weekend that saw 6 people killed and 12 injured, the city of New Orleans Police Department was reporting three more shootings Monday Night across the city.

The incidents included:

8:42 PM:  A man was shot and then transported to the hospital by a private vehicle. The shooting occurred in the 2800 block of South Rocheblave Street.

9:02 PM: A woman was shot in the 2300 block of North Derbigny Street. The victim was taken to the hospital by EMS.

9:03 PM: A man was shot multiple times near the intersection of Leroy Johnson and Lakeshore Drives. The victim pronounced deceased overnight at the hospital.

10:13 PM: Man shot at an unknown location. The victim was taken to the hospital by a private vehicle.

1:07 AM: Two men were shot in the 9000 block of Edinburgh Street. Both victims went to the hospital. One was taken by EMS and the other hospital by a private vehicle.

The condition of the victims was not immediately released by police.

The shootings come as a violent crime spike is hitting the city, with 77 killings and 114 carjackings reported so far this year.

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