Two men were shot near Mojo's Bar on Cleary Avenue in Metairie early Wednesday, according to a report from Jefferson Parish officials.
Officers responded around 2:10 a.m. Wednesday morning to shots fired in the 2900 block of Cleary Avenue, near Mojo's Bar. A large crowd had gathered in the parking lot and officers found a number of spent casings.
Officials at the East Jefferson Hospital reported a man entered the emergency room with a gun shot wound to the chest around 2:30 a.m. Officers responding were told the unidentified male victim was being transported to University Hospital for further treatment for a gunshot wound to the chest and neck.
Police said around 4:20 a.m. another victim was treated at the Ochsner emergency room with a gunshot to his hand. He was identified as Dintrell C. Jolla, 24.
No other injuries were reported.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call our Investigations Bureau at 504-364-5300 or Crimestoppers.