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NOPD: Shooting temporarily closes portion of Interstate 10 Eastbound

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that prompted a temporary closure of a portion of Interstate 10 in New Orleans. The shooting was reported, Sunday evening, on the elevated portion of I-10 near Orleans Avenue. 

Police say that the Eastbound lanes of the interstate were temporarily closed at Orleans Avenue while police investigate the shooting. 

Investigators learned that the male victim was brought to West Jefferson Medical Center via private conveyance.

We will provide more information as soon as it becomes available. 

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.  

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