September 27, 2022

New Orleans Girl, 7, Shot and Killed While Riding in Car With Mother and Sibling

A New Orleans lady was shot and killed whereas driving in a automobile together with her mom and sibling.

This previous Sunday, at round 8:45 p.m., 7-year-old Dillan Burton was driving in the backseat of her mom’s automobile when she was shot driving by means of an intersection, in accordance with police, Fox Information experiences. Dillan’s sibling was additionally in the automobile together with her; they weren’t injured.

The mom instantly known as the police and rushed her to the hospital the place she died, the information outlet experiences per NOPD Superintendent Shaun Ferguson. For now, police have but to uncover a motive throughout their investigation, and no arrests have been made.

In a press release, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell mentioned the kid’s loss of life was “unbearably tragic.”

“We stand in shock over the violence that claimed the life of a 7 year-old child, the day after Christmas,” Cantrell wrote in a press release that was posted to Twitter as a picture with a tweet. “As a City, as a community – we reject this. How often have we said ‘one is too many?’ This one, alone, is too much. This child deserved better of us. Somebody out there knows who pulled the trigger. We need them to come forward.”