A man was shot in the hip Friday morning in the Lower 9th Ward.
The shooting happened around 6:30 a.m. Friday near the intersection of St. Claude Ave. and Lamanche Street.
Officers say that a man was shot in the hip at the scene. Police have provided little information at this time.
A crime scene is set up surrounding a dump truck on St. Claude Ave.
This is the second shooting reported on St. Claude Ave. within 12 hours. A 25-year-old man was shot and killed in the 5100 block of St. Claude Ave. around 10 p.m. Thursday night.
Anyone with information on either of the incidents is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.