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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Three people were killed, while seven others were injured during a mass shooting in the US city of New Orleans on Saturday, the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) said in a press release.

    "The three victims found at the scene, described as two males and one female, were pronounced dead at the scene. The seven additional victims, identified as five males and two females, were transported to area hospitals," the police said in a press release.

    ​According to the press release, two gunmen shot indiscriminately into a crowd about three miles from the city's French Quarter.

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    ​The police have already started investigating the accident and are currently collecting evidence and information to identify the perpetrators of the attack.

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