Category: crime

Man shot to death in Gentilly Woods

A man was fatally shot in the Gentilly Woods area on Thursday (June 9), the New Orleans Police Department reported. Around 7:50 p.m., officers responded to a call reporting shots fired in the 4900 block of Press Drive. Upon arrival,...

NOPD seeking vehicle in shooting on Gentilly Boulevard

The New Orleans Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle of interest and its occupants at the time of the commission of an aggravated battery by shooting on May 25 in Gentilly Terrace. At about 5:30...

Gentilly Terrace homeowner shot by intruder

A homeowner was shot four times Monday afternoon (May 23) while trying to protect his wife from intruders at their home on St. Roch Avenue in Gentilly Terrace, according to the couple’s son. Joe S. Cooper is in intensive care...