Woman shot while sitting up in bed in NOE

Woman shot while sitting up in bed in NOE

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A 27-year-old woman was shot in her bed in New Orleans East Tuesday morning, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

The woman told police she was sitting up in bed at her residence in the 6000 block of Chef Menteur Highway when she said she heard a pop.

According to the report, she then felt a burning sensation.

NOPD said she was transported to an area hospital for treatment.