NOPD: Double shooting reported in New Orleans East

NOPD: Double shooting reported in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - A double shooting was reported in New Orleans East Wednesday night (July 10), according to NOPD.

NOPD spokesman Aaron Looney said two male victims were brought to separate hospitals with gunshot wounds. During their investigation, police learned both men were shot near the intersection of Benson and Gervais streets.

The shooting was reported roughly three hours after a shooting shut down I-10 west in New Orleans East, near the foot of the high rise bridge.

No additional information was immediately available.

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