NOPD: Man shot while taking trash out in New Orleans East

NOPD: Man shot while taking trash out in New Orleans East
NOPD cruiser (Source: Weston, Kelly)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) -A 26-year-old man was shot early Sunday morning while taking out the trash, according to a preliminary report by the New Orleans Police Dept.

It happened around 4:30 a.m. in the 10,000 block of Dwyer Rd.

The victim told officers that he was putting out the trash when an unknown subject approached him and shot him. The victim arrived at a hospital and was transported to the trauma center by EMS.

No other information was immediately available.

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