1 shot in Lower 9th Ward bringing total to 17 shot in New Orleans since Friday

1 shot in Lower 9th Ward bringing total to 17 shot in New Orleans since Friday
One person was shot in the Ninth Ward on Monday afternoon.

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - The NOPD is investigating a shooting at the intersection of North Villere and Tupelo streets in the Lower Ninth Ward.

Police say arrived at an area hospital with a gunshot wound early Monday afternoon

No additional information about the shooting is available at this time.

The shooting comes after 16 others were shot around the city. Four of those shooting were fatal.

If you have any information that can help this police investigation, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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