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UPDATE: NOPD now saying 9 injured during Bourbon Street shooting

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NEW ORLEANS, La. (AP) (**UPDATE** 9:40 a.m.) -- New Orleans Police now say nine people were injured in an early morning shooting on Bourbon Street. Originally, that number was listed as seven, but police say more injuries were reported as the investigation continued.

Police spokesman Frank Robertson says in a statement that the incident happened about 2:45 a.m. Sunday in the 700 block of Bourbon Street. He says the unidentified victims were taken to a hospital, where six were listed in stable condition and a female was listed in critical condition.

An investigation is ongoing.

No further details were released.  

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