Two injured in French Quarter shooting

Two injured in French Quarter shooting
Source: RNN

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police say a man and a woman was injured during a shooting in the French Quarter early Saturday morning.

The shooting happened around 2:15 a.m. in the 800 block of Toulouse Street.

According to investigators, two groups of people got into a verbal altercation at a bar on Bourbon Street and later relocated to the scene of the shooting. As the two groups were walking away from each other, one individual opened fire on the other group. The other group then retaliated and began shooting.

A man and a female were taken to a local hospital with gunshot wounds. Both are said to be listed in stable condition.

If anyone has any information about the shooting, they are asked to contact Eighth District detectives at (504) 658-6080 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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