NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — A man was hospitalized after a shooting in the West Lake Forest area Monday (Oct. 31), according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Officers responded to the 6700 block of Tara Lane just before 3:30 p.m., where a man was found suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital by private vehicle but his condition was not released.

No further details are available at this time 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 Seventh District detectives at 504-658-6070 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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