Man shot near the edge of the French Quarter

May 10, 2017 | Updated: 6:58 a.m., May 10, 2017

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting near the edge of the French Quarter.

Officers say a man was shot in the back on Esplanade Avenue near Decatur Street early this morning.

He was taken to the hospital.

No word yet on his condition.