NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating a shooting early Thursday morning in Algiers.

The shooting happened around 2 a.m. in the 100 block of Westpark Court.

Police said 15-year-old victim was walking with his friends when two people came up to them and started shooting. The teen was brought to a local hospital by ambulance, but there is no word on his condition.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.