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4 shot in 7th Ward; teen in critical condition

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1900 block of North Rocheblave 1900 block of North Rocheblave
1900 block of North Rocheblave 1900 block of North Rocheblave
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police are investigating after four people were shot, including a 16-year-old boy who is in critical condition.

Officers say that a driver, 19, and his passenger, 16, were riding in a vehicle around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 1900 block of North Rocheblave when someone opened fire.

Officers state that the passenger was shot in the stomach and back. The driver was shot in the ankle.

Investigators say that a 22-year-old man was also shot in the leg. A 59-year-old man was grazed with a bullet.

The 16-year-old is listed in critical condition. Officials say they three other victims appear to have non-life threatening injuries.

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