At least one person shot at New Orleans airport

 At least one person shot at New Orleans airport

NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - At least one person was shot at a New Orleans airport on Friday night, the local sheriff's office told Reuters.

No further information was available about the victim at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Louisiana, said Colonel John Fortunato, spokesman for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office.

The shooting happened about 8 p.m. CDT/0100 GMT in Concourse B, airport spokeswoman Michelle Wilcut told the Los Angeles Times.

(Reporting by Jonathan Kaminsky; Editing by Lisa Shumaker and Ken Wills)

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Updated Date: Mar 21, 2015 09:00:11 IST