NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating an incident in which a juvenile accidentally shot an adult male at a home in the Milneburg neighborhood.
The call was received just after 8 p.m. reporting the incident in the 5600 block of Lafaye Street.
Police said a juvenile retrieved the weapon from a dresser drawer. The weapon accidentally discharged, striking an adult male in an adjacent room.
The adult male sustained a gunshot wound to the leg. His injury is not considered life threatening.
No further information is currently available.