A triple shooting left one teen dead and two more injured in the Bayou St. John neighborhood.
According to witnesses, the teens were attending a party in an unlicensed teen night club when gun shots rang out. Police arrived at the scene in the 800 block of North Broad Street and found the 17-year-old boy unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds to the body according to NOPD. He has been identified as Charles Gilbert, 17. He was taken to the hospital where he later died.
A 15-year-old and an 18-year-old girl were also taken the hospital in private vehicles according to police. The 15-year-old was grazed by a bullet and the 18-year-old was shot in the ankle and both are in stable condition according to police.
NOPD says investigators are gathering evidence and information to identify the person or people responsible for the shooting and their motive.