NOPD investigating shooting in Central City

A shooting in Central City has left an unidentified man injured. The shooting occurred Saturday around 6:30 p.m. near the intersection of South Robertson Street and Washington Avenue.

According to police, responding officers arrived on scene to find the 36-year-old victim shot multiple times. EMS transported the man to a local hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

If you have any information that could help detectives in this case, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

We will provide more information as soon as it becomes available.

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