8-year-old caught in crossfire of LGD shooting

8-year-old caught in crossfire of LGD shooting

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - An 8-year-old boy was shot in the foot after multiple gunmen missed their intended targets.

According to NOPD, the 8-year-old was inside a building in the 1900 block of Annunciation Street. Two black males were walking in front of the location when a blue SUV pulled up and the occupants opened fire. One of the bullets went through the front wall and struck the 8-year-old in the foot.

He was taken the hospital by private conveyance. Police believe his injury is non-life threatening.

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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