New Orleans police are investigating after a woman was shot near the site of a George Floyd protest Thursday afternoon.
Police say the woman was struck in the chest at the intersection of Gravier Street and Loyola Avenue. She was rushed to a hospital for treatment–condition unknown.
It was unclear if the victim was participating in the demonstration. No arrests have been made.
#NOPD investigating shooting at intersection of Gravier Street and Loyola Avenue. Initial reports show female victim having sustained gunshot wound to chest. Victim has been transported to a local hospital for treatment. #NOPDAlert
— NOPD (@NOPDNews) June 11, 2020