Photos: Mother’s Day shooting

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ -- New Orleans Police investigate the scene of a shooting of at least 19 people May 12 at the intersection of Frenchmen and North Villere streets. A Mother's Day second-line parade was passing the corner when the shooting happened.

  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ -- New Orleans police investigate the scene of a shooting that happened during a second-line parade as it passed the corner of Frenchmen and North Villiere streets on Sunday. The Original Big 7 Social Aid and Pleasure Club holds a second-line parade every Mother's Day.

  • Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- At least 19 people were shot during a brass band parade through the 7th Ward on Sunday, Mother's Day, Sunday. Bullet casings line Frenchmen Street as marked by evidence cones.

  • Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- At least 19 people were shot during a brass band parade through the 7th Ward on Sunday, Mother's Day. Police work the 1300 block of Frenchmen Street for clues.

  • Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- At least 19 people were injured during a brass band parade through the 7th Ward of New Orleans on Mother's Day. Evidence cones mark bullet casings.