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19 people shot at New Orleans Mother's Day parade

The Los Angeles Times, 13 May 2013
Publié le : 13 mai 2013
 Matt Pearce 
A 10-year-old boy and a 10-year-old girl were among 19 people shot and wounded at a Mother's Day parade in New Orleans on Sunday, police said.

Most of the victims were grazed, including the children, but three people were reported in serious condition. Both children were in good condition.

The FBI attributed the incident to "street violence," not terrorism.

The victims were in the "second line" -- the name for the informal street parades that regularly wind through New Orleans behind marching bands and dancers. The idiosyncratic local tradition has sometimes stirred debate in the city after shootings marred previous events.

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