La. police shoot man brandishing assault rifle


ALGIERS, La. — New Orleans police said they shot an armed man in the leg Saturday evening during a confrontation with two men in Algiers.

The wounded man, who police say brandished an assault rifle at officers, was found in the 1000 block of Wagner Street, just south of Newton Street. He was treated at a hospital.

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