NOPD: Man shot in buttocks on Claiborne Ave.
NEW ORLEANS – A man was shot in the buttocks this morning on Claiborne Avenue.
The unidentified man was leaving a business near the intersection of Milan Street and Claiborne just after 5:30 a.m. when he heard a man behind him say “give it up,” according to the NOPD.
The victim continued walking away, and that’s when he was shot in the buttocks.
The victim was brought to a nearby hospital, where he received treatment for his wounds.
No further details on the victim’s condition or the status of the investigation are currently available.