18-year-old shot, wounded in St. Claude

18-year-old shot, wounded in St. Claude

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - An 18-year-old man was wounded in an apparent drive-by shooting in St. Claude Friday night.

According to a preliminary report from NOPD, the 18-year-old was walking in the 1200 block of Piety Street around 10:21 p.m. when an unknown person in a black SUV opened fire on him. The 18-year-old sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his body and was taken to the hospital by EMS.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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