- Associated Press - Friday, January 1, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police say five people have been injured in a shooting.

A brief statement from police spokesman Frank Robertson says the shooting happened around 9 p.m. Thursday.

Police initially said four people were shot, with three in stable condition and one in critical condition. They later added that a fifth arrived at a hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. His injuries were not life-threatening.

All the victims were male. Their ages were not released.

An investigation is ongoing. No further details were immediately available.

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