NOPD investigating two Wednesday assaults

NOPD investigating two Wednesday assaults

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating two aggravated assaults from Wednesday. One assault involved a gun, while the other involved a knife.

The first incident occurred at 2:41 p.m. in the 1700 block of Eagle Street.

The victims, two men, ages  17 and 31, were found suffering from gunshot wounds.

Both men were taken to a nearby hospital. There is currently no additional information available on their condition.

The second incident occurred just after 10 p.m. in the 2900 block of Louisiana Avenue, a  57-year-old  man was assaulted when his assailant returned home looking for a fight.

The man, identified as Robert Moses, 42, produced a knife and cut the victim.

Moses was arrested and charged with aggravated battery.

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