Man shot after struggle for gun while riding on the Highrise

Man shot after struggle for gun while riding on the Highrise

(WVUE/FOX) - A 20-year-old man was shot on the I-10 East Highrise early Wednesday morning as he was struggling for a gun with another man.

New Orleans Police say the unidentified 20-year-old was riding in a car with two other men. One of the men put a gun in his lap, making the victim nervous.

The two men began struggling over the gun when the victim was shot, police said.

There was no word on the condition of the victim.

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