Tagged: shooting

Police officer found dead in her Gentilly home

A police officer was found dead in her Gentilly on Tuesday (Dec. 13), the New Orleans Police Department has reported. The victim, a nine-year veteran of the force, was 36. She had been shot, police said. Homicide detectives are investigating...

17-year-old arrested in shooting that left two teens dead

The New Orleans Police Department arrested a 17-year-old male Tuesday (Nov. 8) in a double homicide. The homicide victims were both juveniles. At 7:12 a.m. on May 11, 2021, NOPD Third District officers responded to a call for service in...

Suspect in Chef Menteur shooting is arrested

The New Orleans Police Department’s Third District has arrested 48-year-old Felix Jackson in connection with a shooting Wednesday (Nov. 2) in the 4200 block of Chef Menteur Highway. According to the police report, shortly before 1 p.m., the victim approached...

Suspect arrested in shooting on Lavender Street

The New Orleans Police Department arrested William Decou, 25, shortly after a shooting Saturday (Oct. 22) in the 2600 block of Lavender Street. On Saturday morning, a man was reaching into his car to retrieve an item when a gunman...