Fourth victim identified after fatal New Orleans shooting

NEW ORLEANS (AP) " A relative has identified the fourth victim in a shooting at a New Orleans home that left a woman and two children dead.

WDSU-TV (http://bit.ly/2nbOAgu ) reports Debra Smith said Sunday that her granddaughter 12-year-old A'Miya Smith was severely wounded in the March 10 shooting. Smith is the daughter 30-year-old Monique Smith, who along with her two boys, Jumyrin Smith and 10-year-old Justin Simms was killed in the shooting.

The grandmother says A'Miya remains in critical conditions after undergoing surgery for a gunshot wound to the face.

Police have not released a motive for the shooting. No arrests have been made.

News outlets quote New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael Harrison as saying it was "a very horrific scene."

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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