NOPD: 6-year-old shot in the Lower Ninth Ward

Crime Scene Investigation

Crime Scene Investigation

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A 6-year-old boy has been shot in the Lower Ninth Ward.

According to NOPD, the shooting happened about 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the 1400 block of Alabo Street.

The 6-year-old was struck by a stray bullet. He was hit in the knee. His injuries are non-life-threatening.

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