Man injured during drive-shooting in Treme

Man injured during drive-shooting in Treme

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department says a man was injured during a drive-by shooting Friday afternoon.

The shooting happened just after 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of St. Phillip Street and North Villere Street.

The 20-year-old victim told police he was walking eastbound on North Villere St. when subjects inside of a black Toyota Camry drove past him and fired shots at him.

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the thigh. He was taken to a local hospital by private conveyance.

If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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