Aug 052014

(map via NOPD)

(map via NOPD)

A man was shot in the leg Monday evening on Josephine Street in Central City, New Orleans police said.

The victim, a man in his late 20s, was walking in the 2200 block of Josephine (near Simon Bolivar Avenue) around 6:25 p.m. Monday (Aug. 4) when he was approached by a stranger who started firing, according to the initial NOPD report. The victim was hit in the leg, said NOPD Officer Garry Flot, a departmental spokesman.

Further details were not immediately available. Anyone with information is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 822-1111 to leave an anonymous tip that could be eligible for a cash reward.


    It is very strange… shoot shoot …is it true?