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Man injured in overnight shooting in the 7th Ward

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating an overnight shooting that left one man injured.

Police say the shooting happened just after 2:30 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of Esplanade Avenue and North Galvez Street.

According to police, the 49-year-old victim was riding his bike when he was approached by three men. The victim told police when he rode off, he heard gunshots.  

The victim received gunshot wounds to his left foot and right leg. He was taken to University Medical Center by private conveyance.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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