Woman hit in face as 8 injured in New Orleans mass shooting

A woman was shot in the face and 7 others were injured in a mass shooting in New Orleans early Sunday, police in the city said.

The woman was in “critical condition,” the New Orleans Police Departnew ment said in a statement posted to Twitter.

“The remaining victims arrived via private conveyance to local hospitals and are listed either in stable condition or as having received graze wounds,” the statement added.

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Investigators were working to establish a motive for the shooting, which the statement said took place in the 10,100-block of South I-10 Service Road in eastern New Orleans.

No information about suspects or motive was provided.

Yuliya Talmazan is a London-based journalist.

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