Two men wounded by gunfire in the Seventh Ward

Published: Oct. 28, 2016 at 11:02 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 28, 2016 at 2:28 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Two men were shot overnight in the Seventh Ward.

According to initial police reports, the shooting occurred in the 1600 block of North Villere Street.

The two victims, men ages 28 and 24, heard gunshots in the area and started running.

Both men then realized they had been shot and were taken to a nearby hospital in a private vehicle.

No further information is currently available about the motive or condition of the victims.

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