NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Two teens and a 3-year-old girl were injured Tuesday evening when shots were fired into a crowd in the New Orleans neighborhood of Gert Town.
Police say two men approached a group of people in the 1300 block of S. Salcedo around 7:10 p.m. and began firing.
A 15-year-old was struck in the hip and leg. He is in stable condition. A 16-year-old boy was struck in the stomach and a 3-year-old girl was struck in the back. Police say they are both in critical condition.
Police are looking for the suspects who fled the scene in a white 4 door Titian truck.
NOPD chief Ronal Serpas will speak to the media about the shooting shortly.