Category: crime

Suspect arrested in shooting during argument

The New Orleans Police Department has arrested Don J. Tropez Sr., 67, in the investigation of an aggravated battery by shooting Wednesday (Jan. 19) in the 2400 block of Mexico Street, near St. Roch Avenue. At about 10 p.m., the...

NOPD seeks suspect in armed carjacking

The NOPD is seeking assistance in locating and identifying a suspect in the ongoing investigation of an armed carjacking on Wednesday (Jan. 19) in the 5600 block of Charlotte Drive, in the St. Anthony neighborhood. At 5:13 p.m., while the...

Carjackings reported at lakefront, in City Park

In two early morning carjackings reported recently in and near Gentilly, the victims have been inside their vehicle parked in a recreational area. Early Tuesday (Dec. 7) in City Park, a man and woman were parked in the 50 block...

Teenager found shot to death inside car on Lakeshore Drive

A 19-year-old male was shot to death in a vehicle near Lakeshore Drive and Franklin Avenue on Sunday afternoon (Nov. 7), the New Orleans Police Department reported. The Coroner’s Office identified him as James Moffett. An unidentified female who had...