Two fans were shot dead at Rich Homie Quan's concert in New Orleans, Louisiana on Tuesday night (04Mar14).

The rapper was performing at the city's Mardi Gras World when a 25-year-old man was shot in the shoulder inside the venue. He was hospitalised with non-life-threatening injuries, while the bodies of two males, aged 25 and 28, were later found in the parking lot outside with gunshot wounds.

New Orleans police have launched an investigation, according to

The incident comes just weeks after two gig-goers were shot and injured at the hip-hop star's concert in Missouri in January (14), while a previous concert in Ohio in December (13) was marred by the fatal shooting of a fan.