NOPD working two separate shootings in New Orleans East

NOPD working two separate shootings in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is working two shootings reported in New Orleans East Monday.

According to NOPD, the victim, a 21-year-old, was shot in the shoulder.

The second shooting happened at the intersection of Tynecastle and Pressburg around 3:40 a.m.

A 20-year-old male was shot in the ankle and was transported to a local hospital in a private vehicle, according to NOPD.

Police are unsure if the shootings are connected at this time.