NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD and St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office responded Saturday to a double shooting in the Lower Ninth Ward.
An NOPD spokesman said the victims, a male and a female, were shot while in the 6400 block of North Claiborne Avenue. The shooting was reported at 1:44 p.m.
The female was taken to a hospital in St. Bernard Parish for treatment of unspecified injuries, while the male was taken to a hospital in New Orleans for treatment of unspecified injuries.
No additional details were available. The investigation is ongoing.