10 Injured In Crowded New Orleans Street Shooting Incident

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10 Injured In Crowded New Orleans Street Shooting Incident

The streets of New Orleans faced an incident on Sunday morning a series of shooting happened to take place on the crowded street of New Orleans.  On Sunday morning as a result of the street shooting, it critically injured around ten victims who are under treatment in hospital centers. 

There was one person who was also detained near the point of shooting over the edge of the city’s historic French Quarter. But later on, he was released, according to police officials.

Till date today, no such arrest has been made by the police officials because they are not sure about those people who perform this whole act.

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Behind the Story of New Orleans Street Shooting Incident

New Orleans Police Department has been working in collaboration with FBI as it has been reported by the FBI spokesperson told CNN’s, Josh Campbell.  According to the new statement by Mayor LaToya Cantrell he announced in his latest tweet that the prize amount of $5,000 had been set as a reward for all the injured victims.

According to the police officials, they did not know who exactly started the whole shooting process. There were some of the security officers who were present on the location during the entire scene. The voice of shooting was heard for the first at 3:20 a.m. At that time the street was so much crowded because of the Bayou Classic that was happening in New Orleans.

It is a football game that was happening between Grambling State as well as Southern University. This classic game had made thousands of people to gather on the street as it was also a holiday weekend in New Orleans. Till date today, no such arrest has been made by the police officials because they are not sure about those people who perform this whole act.

What Eyewitness Confessed About New Orleans Street Shooting Incident?

According to the eye-witnessed on the shooting scene, they confessed that the street was so much crowded that they did not saw the faces of the shooters. The people started to rush around so fast that they could not even correctly figure out that from where the shooting was being happened.  There was a moment when the police officers on the security had a notion that they might be the main target of the shooting incident.

They are still hoping to encounter those people who are eye-witness so they can come across with some minor details or the facts of shooters. But even no such sort of progress has been made in the whole scenario, and still hopes are being laid on the investigation team.  

What Eyewitness Confessed About New Orleans Street Shooting Incident image: CNN

But according to the investigation report, it was merely to create a feeling of terror and threat among people.  All the victims who have been injured, none of them were shot down by the gunfire of the attackers. They got injured by rushing around in the crowd.

One of the eyewitnesses also recorded his statement in which he mentioned that he was right away present at the location where the whole incident happened.  According to him, it was so much crowded, and you can hear the verbal noise of the people to run around. 

The only thing which he remembered was the massive crowd who started to trip and fall in hurry on one another as soon as the shooting was started.

What is The Latest Update?

According to the latest updates, police officials and the FBI has been making some strong efforts where they are trying to figure out those faces who are behind this cruel incident. They are still hoping to encounter those people who are eye-witness so they can come across with some minor details or the facts of shooters.

 But even no such sort of progress has been made in the whole scenario, and still, hopes are being laid on the investigation team.  It was a fantastic holiday weekend, which had made every single resident of New Orleans happy enough to witness the classic games.  But it was a lot disappointing when the weekend ended with this sad incident.   We hope that the government should take some precautionary measures to control such actions happening on the streets in the future.

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