NEW ORLEANS -- A 16-year-old boy was arrested after firing a gun in the air near the parade route, according to NOPD.

Police say the 16-year-old fired the gun near the intersection of Calliope and St. Charles Avenue. The Knights of Chaos parade was rolling by at the time.

No one was injured in the shooting and officers in the area quickly arrested the teenager according to NOPD.

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