NOPD: Double shooting reported in Florida Area

NOPD: Double shooting reported in Florida Area
The New Orleans Police Department is investigating an armed robbery in Mid-City Friday morning.

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - New Orleans police reported a double shooting in the Florida Area Wednesday afternoon (July 17).

The shooting was initially reported in the 2300 block of Congress Street around 5:30 p.m. An officer on the scene later said said it actually occurred near the intersection of North Rocheblave and Independence streets, but the victims were found on Congress.

No additional information was immediately available, including the victims’ ages, genders or conditions. FOX 8 will update this post as more details become clear.

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