A man walking with his girlfriend on Bourbon Street Sunday morning was shot in the arm and leg during an argument with an unidentified male, New Orleans police said.

The couple was in the 300 block of Bourbon Street about 8 a.m. Sunday when the man “became engaged in a verbal altercation with the perpetrator,” New Orleans Police spokesman Officer Hilal Williams said in a news release.

The perpetrator “produced a gun and shot the victim in the arm and leg,” Williams said.

The victim went to a hospital by private transportation.

The only information police provided about the perpetrator is that he is a male.