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NEW ORLEANS -- Police are investigating a Thursday night double shooting in Gretna, according to officials.

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. at a home in the 2100 block of Hancock Street.

One of the victims was shot in the head and is said to be in critical condition.

The other victim, who was shot in the shoulder, is expected to be OK.

According to police an unidentified suspect knocked on the front door of the victim's house, and when he opened it, the gunman began shooting.

If you have information in the case, call Crimestoopers at 822-1111.

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