A person was shot Wednesday night time (Aug. 1) whereas he was driving a motorcycle within the seventh Ward, New Orleans police mentioned. His situation wasn’t instantly out there.

The person informed authorities he was driving eastbound on North Rocheblave Avenue close to St. Anthony Avenue (map) when he heard gunshots round 10:20 p.m. Wednesday. He was shot in each legs and was taken in a personal car to a hospital in Jefferson Parish, NOPD mentioned in a press release Thursday morning.

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NOPD mentioned the crime scene contains the intersection of St. Anthony Avenue and North Tonti Avenue, as effectively. No extra particulars have been instantly out there, together with the person’s age, a doable motive or an outline of the potential shooter or shooters.

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Authorities ask anybody with details about this crime to contact Crimestoppers at 504.822.1111.

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Carlie Kollath Wells is a morning reporter at NOLA.com | The Instances-Picayune. Have an early-bird tip? Ship it to her: [email protected] or Twitter @carlie_kollath.



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