Police investigate business robbery, shooting on Bourbon St.

400 blk. of Bourbon St. (Shelley Brown/FOX 8)
400 blk. of Bourbon St. (Shelley Brown/FOX 8)

New Orleans police are investigating a shooting in the 400 block of Bourbon Street.

They say a gunman entered a closed business and struck a 31-year-old employee with a gun.  Police say he robbed the business and shot the employee before fleeing the scene.

It happened around 6 a.m.  The victim was shot in the knee.  He is expected to recover.