NOPD investigating a Gentilly shooting

NOPD investigating a Gentilly shooting

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a Monday night shooting, according to initial reports.

The incident occurred shortly after 10 p.m. Monday.

Police responded to a call about a shooting in the 1600 block of Gentilly Boulevard.

Two men, ages 20 and 19, were walking in the area when a suspect, described as a black male, came out from behind a house and started shooting at them.

Both men were shot.

They were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

There is no additional information available about the victim's condition or a motive for the shooting.

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