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1 killed, 4 hurt in New Orleans shooting

By Rick Martin, CNN
  • The shooting takes place in New Orleans' 7th Ward
  • A woman is fatally shot in the head, police say
  • Among the other victims is a teenager
  • New Orleans
  • Crime

(CNN) -- A woman was killed and four others wounded after a shooting in New Orleans' 7th Ward, police said early Monday morning.

The shooting took place around 7 p.m. (8 p.m. ET) Sunday at the intersection of Saint Claude and Saint Bernard avenues, said police spokeswoman Shereese Harper.

The woman who died was 32 years old. She was shot in the head, Harper said.

The other victims were a 41-year-old man; a 40-year-old woman, a 28-year-old man and a 17-year-old man, she said.

Authorities do not have a motive for the shooting.