New Orleans and Louisiana State police were involved in a shooting in the Desire area of the city early Monday morning.
NOPD said a suspect was shot near the intersection of Almonaster Avenue and Louisa Street. The suspect was taken to an area hospital with a non-life threatening injury. No officers were injured, NOPD said. No other details about the incident have been released.
In another incident, around midnight, a man was fatally shot in the St. Roch neighborhood around the intersection of Franklin Avenue and North Prieur Street. The shooting came just hours after two women were shot in the 1900 block of Painters Avenue in St. Roch.