NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - An overnight shooting outside Canal Place sent one person to a hospital.
New Orleans police say it happened just before 1 a.m. at the intersection of Iberville and North Peters streets.
According to police reports, the victim slapped the window of a black SUV that nearly struck him.
The driver of the SUV got out of the vehicle with a handgun and shot at the victim.
The victim sustained a graze wound and was transported to a local hospital.
A witness says he saw two men and a black car head toward the Mississippi River right after the shooting.