NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department says they have arrested a man accused of shooting his step-son during an argument.
The shooting happened just before 6 p.m. Friday in the 6700 block of Dorian Street.
According to investigators, 55-year-old Rudolph Franklin got into a verbal altercation with his step-son. During the altercation, Franklin armed himself with a gun and began to fire warning shots into the floor.
A bullet struck the step-son in the foot and he was transported to a local hospital.
Franklin was arrested at the scene.
The shooting remains under investigation.