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Police make arrest in May 3 shooting

Shooting suspect Will Everfield (Source: NOPD) Shooting suspect Will Everfield (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The NOPD Violent Offenders Warrant Squad along with the U.S. Marshal Service arrested Will Everfield in connection with a shooting earlier this month in eastern New Orleans.

Investigators booked Everfield, who goes by the nickname "Hammer," with second-degree battery and illegal use of weapons. 

Detectives believe Everfield saw the victim riding a bike on the evening of May 3 and fired four shots from a semi-automatic pistol. 

The 22-year-old victim was struck in the shoulder and thigh. 

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