Five wounded in Bourbon Street shooting

State News

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Police Department has confirmed five victims from a Bourbon Street shooting shortly after midnight on Saturday morning.

Just before 2 a.m., the NOPD began an investigation into a shooting that occurred in the 100 block of Bourbon Street. Initial reports show multiple victims having sustained gunshot wounds in this incident.

Of the five injured, two victims arrived at a local hospital, two who were transported to the hospital via EMS and one who was treated at the scene.

None of the injuries are believed to be life threatening at this time.

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