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New Orleans Mother’s Day parade hit by shooting

BBC News [1]
May 12, 2013

As many as 12 people have been shot during a Mother’s Day parade in the US city of New Orleans, police say.

Police Supt Ronal Serpas told reporters the victims included a 10-year-old who sustained a minor wound.

Local media, quoting officials, said three of the victims are in a critical condition.

TV station WWL-TV said three suspects were believed to have been involved and were still at large. It is unclear what sparked the shooting.

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