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Detectives investigating shooting in Cut Off

Detectives investigating shooting in Cut Off

Detectives are currently investigating a shooting incident that left one man injured.

At around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 8, deputies responded to a call of a shooting on West 59th Street in Cut Off. A man in his 20s was injured in the shooting when a single round struck him in the left forearm. He had been sitting outside a residence with his girlfriend and their child when he heard several gunshots.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was treated for his injury.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to submit a tip anonymously through Crime Stoppers Bayou Region by phone at 1-800-743-7433 or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org.

Tips can also be submitted using the P3 Tips app on your mobile device. Tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 in cash if the information leads to an arrest.