NOPD: Male victim shot in the chest in St. Claude area

NEW ORLEANS — Update: Police said the shooting was a negligent injury.

A male victim was shot in the chest in the St. Claude area Thursday evening, a police spokesperson said.

The shooting happened near the intersection of North Galvez and Port Streets.

The victim was taken to the hospital, a spokesperson with the New Orleans Police Department said.

This is a developing story, and it will be updated as soon as WWLTV gets more information from NOPD officials. Check back for updates.

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