METAIRIE – Five people were injured in a shooting in Metairie this afternoon.
The multiple shooting near the intersection of West Metairie Avenue and Airline Park Boulevard was reported just after 5 p.m., according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.
The site of the shooting is near Mike Miley Playground, a popular gathering place on the weekends, and also near St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church.
All five victims suffered non-life threatening injuries in the shooting and appear to have been injured by debris, according to the JPSO.
No deaths have been reported.