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NEWORLEANS - A 21-year-old woman was shot Tuesday night after armed intruders forced their way into a home in the Hoffman Triangle area of Central City, New Orleans police said.

The incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of South Roman.

Officers discovered the victim with a gunshot wound to her right side, the NOPDsaid.

She was taken to the hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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