NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating a shooting Tuesday night in the 7th Ward.

It happened around 8 p.m. at the intersection of N. Claiborne and Laharpe Street.

Police said a man who was suffering from an apparent gunshot would was brough by private conveyance to an area hospital.

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