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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Person found shot in Central City, New Orleans police say

New Orleans Police.

A person was found shot Tuesday morning in Central City, New Orleans police said.

The shooting was reported about 11:15 a.m., and police found the wounded male near the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Baronne Street. The person had a a gunshot wound to the side and was taken by EMS to a hospital, NOPD spokesman Gary Scheets said.

It was not immediately clear where the shooting actually took place.

No other information was immediately available.

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Emily Lane covers criminal justice in New Orleans for | The Times-Picayune. Reach her at Follow her on Twitter (@emilymlane) or Facebook.
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