Woman injured in New Orleans East shooting

Woman injured in New Orleans East shooting
New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting in New Orleans East that has left a woman injured Thursday morning. (Source: WVUE)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting in New Orleans East that left a woman injured Thursday morning.

NOPD reported the shooting around 7:45 a.m.

Officers responded to a call of a shooting in the 7400 block of Chef Menteur Highway and found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was transported to a local hospital by EMS for treatment.

Investigators are searching for 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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