BRPD Baton Rouge police crime

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Police are investigating a fatal shooting in New Orleans East on Monday morning.

Around 7:20 a.m., police received a report of an unclassified death in the 4900 block of Major Drive, New Orleans Police Department spokesman Gary Scheets said.

The death was later reclassified as a fatal shooting.

No other details were immediately available.

Police were also investigating two other non-fatal shootings that occurred overnight in New Orleans East. 

The three shootings occurred within blocks of each other.

Police did not give any indication that the shootings were related. 

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