Report: NOPD breaks-up Mid-City second line due to coronavirus order

Chris Miller
March 28, 2020 - 10:44 pm

The NOPD reportedly broke up a funeral second-line in Mid-City because it went against state and local government orders to avoid large gatherings.

The Times-Picayune | New Orleans Advocate quotes New Orleans Police Superintendent Shaun Ferguson as saying "there are numerous recorded instances that clearly depict multiple individuals irresponsibly ignoring orders from the Governor the Mayor, and myself to practice safe and responsible social distancing."

The chief said arrests could be possible.

Click here to read more from The Times-Picayune | New Orleans Advocate.

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