Woman shot in face at parking lot in New Orleans East

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Gun violence in New Orleans East again overnight as a woman was shot in the face. 

NOPD reports the shooting took place on South I-10 Service Road just up the road from two shuttered motels. 

The incident occurred sometime around 3:40 this morning. 

The adult female sustained a gunshot wound to the cheek and was transported via EMS to a local hospital.

There is no update on the woman’s condition. 

An active NOPD investigation is underway.