Man injured in Basinview St. shooting

Man injured in Basinview St. shooting
New Orleans Police say a man was injured in a shooting that occurred in New Orleans East Tuesday night. (Source: WVUE Fox 8)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - New Orleans Police say a man was injured in a shooting that occurred in New Orleans East Tuesday night.

Police responded to a shooting call around 6:50 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene in the 5000 block of Basinview Street, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital by EMS for treatment.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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

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