New Orleans police investigate double shooting in Central Business District

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — Officers with the New Orleans Police Department are investigating a double shooting in the Central Business District on Wednesday, Jan. 17.

Preliminary reports show NOPD officers responded to a shooting at the intersection of Carondelet and Common streets around 4:28 p.m.

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At the scene, officers found a man and a woman who had been shot. They were taken to a local hospital by EMS.

The NOPD did not release any additional information.

This is a developing story. Stay with WGNO as we learn more.

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