NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in the Seventh Ward Sunday afternoon. The shooting reportedly happened at about 2:50.
The NOPD says they were called to the 1100 block of St. Bernard Ave. on reports of gunfire in the area. When they arrived, a man was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.
The man’s condition has not been released but the NOPD is in the process of gathering evidence and information in order to determine a possible suspect and motive.
Anyone with additional information on this incident is asked to contact NOPD Fifth District detectives at 504-658-6050 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.