A woman was found shot dead in the front passenger seat of a red Chevrolet Camaro at the corner of North Broad Street and St. Bernard Avenue in Gentilly on Friday night.
The victim was transported to a local hospital by EMS, where she later died.
According to the New Orleans Police Department, it's believed the victim was shot at the intersection of Humanity and Allen streets around 8 p.m. then driven to the North Broad Street location.
The victim's identity is being withheld at this time. No other details were provided.
In a separate incident, just after midnight, a 43-year-old man was stabbed several times during an attempted robbery on the West Bank.
According to New Orleans police, the incident occurred in the 3300 block of Garden Oaks Drive. The victim was standing outside when a woman approached asking him for money. When the victim said he didn’t have any money, the woman stabbed him several times.
No details about the victim's condition were provided.