Report: 2 injured in separate weekend shootings

Report: 2 injured in separate weekend shootings

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - According to a report by our partners | The Times-Picayune, a 33-year-old man was critically wounded Sunday after New Orleans police say he was shot while getting out of a vehicle on Caffin Avenue.

The man was one of two men shot in separate shootings that happened over the weekend.

The report said the 33-year-old victim was sitting inside a vehicle with another person in the 2300 block of Caffin Avenue when he was shot by that unidentified person as he got out of the vehicle shortly after 2:30 a.m.

The victim was taken to the hospital by EMS and was listed in critical condition, according to the report.

The second shooting was in the 7th Ward and happened around 3:30 p.m. Saturday.

The report said a 22-year-old man sustained a "graze wound" and was taken to a hospital in a private vehicle.

Authorities told | The Times-Picayune that the man was walking near the intersection of Pauger and North Villere streets when an unknown person started shooting.