NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in Central City that left a man wounded and hospitalized Wednesday. Officers were made known of the incident just before 6:30 p.m.

Police responded to the scene of the shooting that happened at the corner of Baronne and Philip Streets. When they arrived, officers found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to his abdomen.

The man was taken to the hospital by EMS but there is currently no update on his condition as this is an ongoing investigation.

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No further details are available at this time but anyone with information on the incident can call NOPD Sixth District Officers at (504) 658-6060.