NOPD investigating an overnight shooting on Fig Street

NOPD investigating an overnight shooting on Fig Street

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man was shot just before 12:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Fontainebleau neighborhood.

According to initial police reports, the incident occurred at 12:27 a.m. in the 7000 block of Fig Street.

The victim, a 32-year-old man, and the perpetrator got into an argument which escalated when a gun was pulled. The victim was shot several times and the perpetrator fled the scene.

No further information is available at this time.

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