RTA bus hit by gunfire in Algiers, passenger injured by flying glass

RTA bus hit by gunfire in Algiers, passenger injured by flying glass

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Gunfire erupted in Algiers Wednesday afternoon (Dec. 5), striking an RTA bus. One passenger sustained minor injuries from flying glass, according to a New Orleans police spokesman

A witness said he heard as many as 20 shots ring out at about 3:40 p.m. in the 6400 block of Gen. Meyer Avenue.

Police said they are examining crime camera footage from the area in an effort to identify suspects.

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