NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The New Orleans Police Department began investigating a shooting that left an 18-year-old woman wounded Friday (Nov. 25) morning.
We’re told around 9 a.m., officers responded to the 1500 block of Bienville Street near the Treme area. It was there police found the victim suffering from several gunshot wounds.
According to details released in the NOPD’s Major Offense Log on Saturday, the victim was arguing with the suspect, described only as a Black female, when the suspect pulled out a gun and began firing. The victim was struck three times.
We’re told the woman was transported to an area hospital for treatment by EMS. Details on her medical status were unavailable.
Anyone with additional information on this incident is asked to contact NOPD First District detectives at 504-658-6010 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. To submit an anonymous tip online, click here.