The 33-yr-previous lady who was wounded in a capturing within the Hoffman Triangle space of Central Metropolis was standing close by when three males exited a black sedan and began firing, New Orleans police stated Saturday (Nov. 18).
The lady was standing on the intersection of First and South Prieur streets on Friday at about 9:15 p.m. when the automotive arrived. After opening hearth, the gunmen fled south on Jackson Avenue towards South Claiborne Avenue.
The lady was taken to the hospital for remedy. The extent of her accidents weren’t offered within the preliminary police report, and no different info was instantly out there.
By 10 p.m., officers had positioned at the least one proof marker close to one of many corners on the intersection. A person who wouldn’t give his identify stated he noticed a automotive cease on the finish of South Prieur close to Jackson. He stated individuals exited the automotive and seemed to be firing at three males who have been strolling by.
The person stated he hid underneath his truck to guard himself however noticed the lady get shot within the shoulder.
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Wilborn P. Nobles III contributed to this report.