Three shootings overnight keep officers busy

Gunfire rings out in the Second, Seventh and Eighth Districts
Gunfire rings out in the Second, Seventh and Eighth Districts
Three shootings overnight keep officers busy Photo credit Nathan Howard

NOPD Police investigators are having a busy Saturday morning due to three separate shooting assaults.

The violence began late Friday night.

Around 11:30 p.m., officers responded to a call reporting shots fired near Olive and General Ogden in Willowbrook.

They found a male victim down with a gunshot wound.

He was transported to a hospital by EMS.

Another aggravated battery by shooting that occurred just after three in the morning in the Seventh District.

Officers responded to a call reporting shots fired around Henri and Peltier in New Orleans East.

Another victim was found suffering from a gunshot wound and was transported to a hospital via EMS.

Around 3:29 a.m., an adult male victim arrived at a local hospital in a private vehicle.

He was suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

Further investigation determined the incident occurred at Camp and Canal Streets.

No suspects and no other information about the shootings are available.