NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — Early Wednesday morning, the New Orleans Police Department began investigating a shooting in the 7th Ward. The intial call came in shortly before 6:30 a.m.

According to the NOPD, they received reports that a man was shot in the 10000 block of Roger Drive. Officers responded to the scene and began collecting evidence.

The victim in this incident was transported to a local hospital by private vehicle. The identity of the victim is unknown along with his current condition. The incident is still under investigation.

Anyone with additional 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.