One person was killed and another wounded in a double shooting Wednesday night near Spain and Mexico streeets in the Milneburg neighborhood, New Orleans police said.

Officer Juan Barnes said the victims, both males who appeared to be in their early 20s, were walking in the 6200 block of Spain Street when one or more people opened fire on them from a vehicle, striking both men.

The shooting was first reported shortly before 10:30 p.m.