Man shot in aggravated burglary on Pasteur Boulevard
A man, 33, was shot in his home a little before midnight on Thursday, Aug. 10 in the 5300 block of Pasteur Boulevard, according to New Orleans Police.
In an early report by the NOPD, the victim was said to be sitting in his living room when three unknown men, all armed with guns, entered through the unlocked front door and demanded the victim’s money. He complied, and one subject struck the victim in the head with a gun. A second subject shot the victim.
The three subjects fled out of the victim’s location, and the victim was taken to a local hospital. No more details were immediately available.
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