Two injured in shooting at UMC; woman arrested

Two injured in shooting at UMC; woman arrested
Two in custody following gun discharge at UMC

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Two people were injured in a shooting outside of University Medical Center, police say.

According to NOPD Chief Shaun Ferguson, a couple had an argument outside of the hospital. A woman shot towards a man. Police say stray bullets struck a woman outside of the hospital and a man inside the lobby.

Both victims, in their mid-50s, are expected to survive.

The woman police believe is responsible for the shooting has been arrested.

The hospital was locked down temporarily but was lifted around 12:45 p.m.

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