UPDATE: NOPD investigating separate shooting, stabbing Wednesday afternoon

NEW ORLEANS -- NOPD officers are on the scene of a shooting and the scene of a stabbing in less than an hour this afternoon.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, one man was shot multiple times on the 4200 block of General Ogden Street and another man was stabbed near the corner of Boston Drive and Bunker Hill Road.

Police reported the  shooting in the 4200 block of General Ogden Street around 4 p.m. where an unidentified male victim was shot multiple times. He was taken to the hospital by EMS

Police reported a stabbing, near the corner of Boston Drive and Bunker Hill Road around 4:37 p.m. One man was wounded, but his condition is unknown. He was taken to the hospital by private conveyance.

Police initially reported this stabbing as a shooting, but later reclassified it.

Eyewitness news will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

Anyone with information on either of these shootings is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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