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NOPD: Shots fired near high school in Gentilly

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New Orleans police responded Monday to a report of gunfire near a high school in Gentilly. Officers were called to the scene at the Net Charter High School in the 6600 block of Franklin Avenue. 

According to police, officers have arrested a juvenile who was found to be in possession of ammunition, as well as another student who tested positive for gunshot residue on his hands. Investigators say that a dark-colored pickup truck was in the area at the time of the shooting. 

Police say that nobody was shot, but a 14-year-old boy suffered an abrasion on his elbow and is being treated at a local hospital.  

Details are limited at this time. We will provide more information as soon as it becomes available. 

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