NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Police say they have arrested one suspect and are searching for another in connection with a double shooting in Gentilly Thursday evening.
Officers responded to a call of a shooting in the 5300 block of Franklin Ave. around 5:20 p.m.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found two people suffering from gunshot wounds. They were both transported to a local hospital for treatment. Their conditions are currently unknown.
Investigators were able to quickly identify two suspects in the shooting.
Police arrested 22-year-old Danisha Smith and booked her into the Orleans Parish Justice Center with two counts of aggravated second degree battery.
NOPD is searching for 19-year-old Kijuan Smith. Once arrested, he will be booked with two counts of aggravated second-degree battery and illegal use of a firearm during a crime of violence.
If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.
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