Police are investigating after one person was shot in the Lower Ninth Ward late Thursday night.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, the shooting happened around 11:53 p.m. in the 5100 block of St. Claude Avenue. Police did not say how serious the victim's injuries were.

“No additional information is available at this time,” a statement from NOPD said.

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