One shot in New Orleans East

One shot in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened in New Orleans East Wednesday night.

According to NOPD, the shooting happened at the intersection of Read Boulevard and Morrison Road around 11:23 p.m.

One male victim was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the back. He was taken to an area hospital, according to the report.

No additional details are available at this time.