NOPD: Woman shot in the cheek in New Orleans East

NOPD: Woman shot in the cheek in New Orleans East
Police responded to the shooting around 3:40 a.m. in the 12300 block of South I-10 Service Road. (Source: WVUE Fox 8)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in New Orleans East early Thursday morning that left one woman injured. 

Police responded to the shooting around 3:40 a.m. in the 12300 block of South I-10 Service Road. 

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a woman with a gunshot wound to the cheek. She was transported to a local hospital by EMS for treatment. Her condition is currently unknown. 

Police are working to determine a suspect and a motive in the shooting. 

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

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