UPDATE 7:10 a.m. Monday: Four women were shot Sunday night while standing on a basketball court in the Lower Ninth Ward, New Orleans police said.

The four women, ages 23 to 38, were standing on a basketball court in the 2600 block of Caffin Avenue around 9 p.m. when they were struck by gunshots, according to a New Orleans Police Department preliminary offense log.

The women were transported to several local hospitals by private conveyance, police said. All had non-life-threatening injuries.

Police originally reported that three women were injured, but said Monday morning that a fourth had also been taken to the hospital.

Original story:

The New Orleans Police Department reported that it is investigating the situations involving three women who arrived at area hospitals suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds late Sunday night. The shooting happened at around 9 p.m. near the intersection of Choctaw and Florida Avenue.