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NOPD is looking for car, suspect in Piety Street shooting

(Source: NOPD) (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are asking for help finding a car involved in a Thursday night shooting.

The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. in the 3100 block of Piety Street.

The victim told police he was walking to Sampson Park when he saw a man, wearing brown clothing and a hat, running towards him with his arm raised as if pointing a weapon.

The victim said he started running and heard several gunshots. When he stopped running he realized he had been shot.

The suspect fled in a four-door white import, possibly an Acura, with a sunroof.

Watch surveillance video.

Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspects, please contact Detective Johnny T. Magee or any Fifth District detective at 658-6050.

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