Man and woman injured in Central City shooting

Don Ames
June 10, 2018 - 10:36 am

The NOPD is investigating a Saturday night double shooting in Central City.

It happened after 10 p.m. at the intersection of Felicity Street and Claiborne Avenue.

According to an NOPD release, a 17-year-old male was riding his bicycle in the area when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot.  

A 47-year-old female was walking in the area when she was struck by a bullet. Both victims were transported to an area hospital via EMS. 

No other information has been made available at this time. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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