Man shot in chest in 7th Ward

Man shot in chest in 7th Ward

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting in the Seventh Ward.

Police said an 18-year-old man was found shot in the chest at about 2:50 p.m. in the 2000 block of N. Dorgenois Street. He was taken to the hospital via EMS, but there was no word on his condition. Police believe he was shot in the 2400 block of Allen Street and ran to Dorgenois.

No other details were available.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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