Man injured in Florida neighborhood shooting

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Updated: Jul. 21, 2018 at 9:38 AM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police say a man was injured in a shooting overnight in the Florida neighborhood.

The shooting happened around 1:35 a.m. near the intersection of North Galvez Street and Louisa Street.

According to the victim, he saw a group of males running and they began shooting. During the shooting, the victim was struck in the leg. The victim ran to a friend's house in the area to get help and he was transported to a local hospital by private conveyance.

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

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