A man was shot late Monday in St. Claude, New Orleans police said.

At 11:36 p.m., a man was walking on Louisa at N. Villere when he noticed a flash and shortly after realized he was shot," the New Orleans Police Department said in a preliminary offense log. Upon hitting the ground, the vitcim, 18, was shot again several more times.

The victim managed to get up and run to the 3200 block of St. Claude, where he called the authorities.