February 24, 2009

Six shot at New Orleans parades

Per AFP, "A baby and five other people were shot during the Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans but none of the injuries are life-threatening, police said Tuesday."

Here was some of the reaction near the scene.

@IMNEWORLEANS (New Orleans): shooting on St. Charles and 2nd at end of Rex. people injured and the shooters have been caught. stop the violence. #mardigras

@EFCuttin (New Orleans): MAN!!! Somebody got shot round 2nd st. and St.Charles- 3 blocks from where I was posted. They got arrested tho-Only In New Orleans!!!

@zorak303 (New Orleans): great...two people shot on 2nd and St. Charles. I could tell it would happen by the ghetto-ass crowd there all day. gets more violent every

@SaraOdette (New Orleans): 1 year old got shot WHAT THE [expletive]! that is some [expletive]. i hate BAD [expletive] MINDED PEOPLE.

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