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Man shot early Thursday morning in the 7th Ward

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating an early Thursday morning shooting.

An 27-year-old man was shot in the 1600 block of Touro Street.

The man was driving in the area when he heard shots. He then felt a bullet hit his back.

The man then drove himself to East Jefferson Hospital, where he parked his vehicle on the ramp.

He was was later transferred to University Medical Center.

Investigators from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Department are examining the car.

No further information is available at this time.

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