Sep 012014

(map via NOPD)

(map via NOPD)

A man was wounded in a shooting Sunday evening on Seventh Street in Central City, New Orleans police said.

The victim, a man in his mid-30s, was shot in the shoulder around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31, in the 2000 block of Seventh (near Danneel), said Frank Robertson III, a departmental spokesman. He was taken to the hospital, where he was later listed in stable condition, Robertson said.

The incident is currently classified as an armed robbery, according to NOPD crime maps.

Further details were not immediately available. Anyone with information is urged to call the NOPD Sixth District station at 658-6060 to speak to a detective or CrimeStoppers at 822-1111 to leave an anonymous tip that could be eligible for a cash reward.

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