NOPD: Baby injured in Milan neighborhood shooting

NOPD: Baby injured in Milan neighborhood shooting
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NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - A 1-year-old boy was injured in a shooting in the Milan neighborhood Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 4), according to New Orleans police.

NOPD spokesman Gary Scheets said baby was grazed by a bullet in the head in the 3400 block of South Claiborne Avenue. The shooting was reported at 4:22 p.m., Scheets said, and the victim was brought to the hospital in a private vehicle.

Police confirmed the shooting around 7:50 p.m.

No additional information was available Wednesday night.

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