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At least 11 injured in shooting near French Quarter, New Orleans police say

Dec 01. 2019
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By The Washington Post

A shooting on New Orleans' Canal Street has left 11 people injured, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Law enforcement responded to the sound of gunshots around 3:21 a.m. Sunday near the French Quarter, where they found multiple people struck by gunfire, according to police.

Ten of the 11 victims were transported to local medical facilities for treatment. The eleventh victim walked in to a hospital on their own, police say.

Two people are reported to be in critical condition.

Police say they have detained a man near the crime scene, but no arrests have been made.

 

 

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