DEVELOPING STORY: At least five people were shot Sunday night during a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans. Police say one of the wounded parade goers is a child. The shooting happened on St. Charles Avenue during the Bacchus parade. The parade was halted. Police say the gunman was apprehended and two guns were recovered from the scene. This report will be updated as more details become available. Video from the scene is posted below and click here to download Todd’s app to listen to conservative news from across the nation.
MULTIPLE PEOPLE SHOT IN NEW ORLEANSpic.twitter.com/Htjq9efPPc— The_Real_Fly (@The_Real_Fly) February 20, 2023
#NOPD officers are now looking on the ground using flashlights.— CBKNEWS (@CBKNEWS121) February 20, 2023
Witnesses in the area report hearing sounds that sounded like gunshots and then saw crowds of people running from the area.#NewOrleans pic.twitter.com/tQzmnfjFjt
#BreakingNews— READY ALERTS (@ReadyAlerts) February 20, 2023
Four people have been shot at the Bacchus parade on St. Charles street in New Orleans, Louisiana. One person has been detained in connection.#BacchusParade #NewOrleans #Louisiana