Man shot Thursday afternoon in Pigeon Town

Man shot Thursday afternoon in Pigeon Town

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a Thursday afternoon shooting in the Pigeon Town neighborhood.

According to initial police reports, the shooting occurred just after 4 p.m. near the intersection of Cohn and Hamilton streets.

The victim, a 25-year-old man, told police he was standing at the intersection when a pickup truck with dark tinted windows pulled up.

A suspect in the pulled a gun and shot him.

No further information on the victim's condition was available.

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