NOPD: Suspect shot while attempting to rob New Orleans East business

NOPD: Suspect shot while attempting to rob New Orleans East business
New Orleans Police say a burglar was shot at a New Orleans East business Sunday night.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Police say a suspect was shot at a New Orleans East business Sunday night.

The incident happened around 8:35 p.m.

According to investigators, the suspect was shot in the leg by the victim after he attempted to rob a business in the 6700 block of Tara Lane.

Details are limited at this time and the NOPD says they are in the very early stages of the investigation.

We will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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