New Orleans police seek gunmen who killed 11 year old

3:51 PM, Sep 3, 2013   |    comments
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NEW ORLEANS (WDSU) - New Orleans police are searching for multiple gunmen after a shooting that left one 11-year-old girl dead and two other people injured early Monday morning.

A New Orleans Police representative said a family was inside of a home when suspects approached and began firing into the building.

11-year-old Arabian Gayles died after being struck in the head.

Her cousin, 11-year-old Paulreiona Cary, was shot in the right hand and elbow, and a man was shot in the back. Police said those injuries are not life-threatening.

More than a dozen bullet casings were recovered at the scene, police say. Because there were different types of casings, detectives believe there were multiple gunmen involved.

WDSU

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