NOPD: Man shot during New Orleans East armed robbery

NOPD: Man shot during New Orleans East armed robbery

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man was shot during an armed robbery in New Orleans East Monday night (April 22), according to New Orleans police.

The shooting was reported just after 9:30 p.m. in the 10000 block of Curran Boulevard, according to NOPD spokesman Gary Scheets.

Scheets said the man was shot in the abdomen and brought to the hospital. As of 11 p.m., the victim’s condition was not known.

No further information was immediately available, including whether or not the victim of the shooting was also the victim of the robbery.

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