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Man shot multiple times in St. Claude neighborhood

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A man was shot multiple times Wednesday morning in the St. Claude neighborhood.

Police first received reports of the shooting around 9:45 a.m. Wednesday in the 1600 block of Gallier Street.

Officers arriving on the scene found a 30-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. Prior to the shooting, the victim was seen talking to a black male who produced a weapon and shot the victim, police say.

The suspect fled the scene on foot. He was transported to a local hospital to be treated for his injuries. His condition is unknown at this time.

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

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