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Man shot multiple times in the Lower 9th Ward

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A 26-year-old man was shot multiple times early Thursday morning in the Lower 9th Ward.

Officers first received reports of the shooting around 3:30 a.m. Thursday in the 1300 block of Jourdan Avenue.

A 26-year-old man was found at the scene shot multiple times, police say. His name has not been released.

The victim tells police he heard gunshots outside and went to investigate. He was allegedly shot several times through the door.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment. There has been no word on his condition.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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