Four men were shot early Monday morning at Poydras and Bolivar streets near the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
The victims were all men, according to the New Orleans Police Department. A 16-year-old was shot in the backside. The three other victims, whose ages weren't immediately available, were shot in the cheek, stomach and legs, respectively.
According to a WWL-TV.com report, NOPD found 30-40 shell casings at the crime scene. Witnesses outside a club close to the shooting reportedly said they saw two cars speeding past a nearby intersection; people in both cars were shooting at one another. One car then crashed at the intersection of Poydras and Bolivar streets.
Bolivar Street runs parallel to South Claiborne Avenue; it is a three-block long street between South Prieur and South Roman streets.
Traffic has been reopened on Poydras Street.
More details to come.