NOPD: One dead, two injured in separate Algiers shooting

NOPD: One dead, two injured in separate Algiers shooting
NOPD was called to the 4200 block of Woodland Drive just before 6 p.m. Saturday.

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating two separate shootings in Algiers that left one person dead and two people injured.

NOPD was called to the 4200 block of Woodland Drive just before 6 p.m. Saturday. When they arrived at the scene, they found two people suffering from gunshot wounds.

Both victims were transported to a local hospital EMS. One victim, a male, later died at the hospital.

The second shooting was reported just after 9 p.m.

Police say a woman was found suffering from a gunshot wound near the intersection of General DeGaulle Drive and MacArthur Boulevard. She was transported to a local hospital by EMS where her condition is currently unknown.

If anyone has any information about the shooting they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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