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Man shot near Dillard University

First responders work on a man who was shot several times near Dillard University. (FOX 8 Photo) First responders work on a man who was shot several times near Dillard University. (FOX 8 Photo)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police rushed to the scene of a shooting outside the entrance of Dillard University after someone was fired on several times.

Officers say the man was shot at a bus stop in the 2600 block of Gentilly Boulevard. Police stressed that the shooting did not take place on the campus of the school.

The victim was taken to an area hospital.

Witnesses say they saw the victim running across the street and it is possible he was shot in another location.

The shooting is still under investigation. 

If you have any information about this incident, call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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