NOPD: Man brought to hospital with gunshot wound

NOPD: Man brought to hospital with gunshot wound

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting in the Fifth District after a teenager was brought to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg Sunday afternoon (April 14).

NOPD spokesman Aaron Looney said a 17-year-old male arrived at the hospital in a private vehicle just after 12:30 p.m., but he was unable to specify exactly where he was when he was shot.

Looney said investigators confirmed the shooting just after 1:30 p.m. and later determined that it occurred in the 3900 block of Gentilly Boulevard.

No additional information was immediately available.

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