1 killed, 1 injured in shooting in N.O. East

1 killed, 1 injured in shooting in N.O. East

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a Wednesday shooting that killed one person and injured another.

The shooting happened at about 7 p.m. in the 8500 block of Hayne Boulevard, where officers found two black males suffering from gunshot wounds. One man was pronounced dead at the scene. The other victim was transported by EMS. His condition is unknown.

If you have information about this incident please contact Detective Maggie McCourt or any NOPD homicide detective at 658-5300.

Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading only to the arrest, except on homicides, where Crimestoppers will pay half of the reward upon the arrest and half on the indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward but you must contact Crimestoppers directly with your information. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org. 

Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved.