Saturday afternoon three men were shot on the 3000 block of Garden Oaks Drive within hours of each other, according to a New Orleans Police Department release.

Around 3:00 p.m. officers found a 27-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds at 3300 Garden Oaks Dr. The man was transported to a local hospital were he was later pronounced dead, according to the release.

Hours later at 3500 Garden Oaks Dr., gunshots were once again heard on the block, according to the release. Around 8:58 p.m. a 26-year-old man and a 23-year-old man were shot.

Both victims were transported to a local hospital.