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NOPD: Man found shot on Claiborne Avenue

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting that left a 24-year-old man injured. The incident occurred Saturday around 5 p.m. near the intersection of South Claiborne Avenue and General Taylor Street.

Police say that the victim was walking north on General Taylor near South Claiborne when he was approached by a red vehicle with an unknown number of people inside. Two black males exited the vehicle, shot the victim and ran. The victim sustained several gunshot wounds. He was transported to a nearby hospital.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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