Police investigate Seventh Ward shooting involving 14-year-old

Police investigate Seventh Ward shooting involving 14-year-old
Police investigated a block-wide scene involving the shooting of a 14-year-old. (Source: WVUE)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that happened in the Seventh Ward on Tuesday night.

Officers received a call of aggravated battery by shooting after 7 p.m. near the intersection of Annette and N. Tonti streets.

A 14-year-old boy was shot in the leg. The victim was taken to an area hospital by EMS.

There is no word on the condition of the victim.

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