NOPD investigating two overnight shootings

NOPD investigating two overnight shootings
The New Orleans Police Department is investigating two shootings overnight that left two women injured. (Source: WVUE)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating two shootings overnight that left two women injured.

Police were contacted by a local hospital just after midnight after a woman arrived by private conveyance with a gunshot wound to the hip.

Investigators later learned that the shooting happened near the Louisa Street on-ramp for I-10.

NOPD was called to a second shooting just after 3 a.m. Thursday in the 4800 block of Alsace Street.

When they arrived at the scene, they found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder. She was transported to a local hospital by EMS for treatment.

Both shootings remain under investigation.

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

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