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NEW ORLEANS -- A man was shot in his vehicle while leaving a church in Gentilly, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

The shooting happened around 1:20 p.m. in the 5100 block of Franklin Avenue, next to the Gentilly Baptist Church.

Authorities say the victim was leaving church when someone at his car. He was hit in the neck.

The identity and condition of the victim is unknown. Police haven't said whether the victim was the intended victim of the attack.

Police have not released any information on a possible suspect or motive.

If you know anything that can help investigators, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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