Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office

Chris Miller
June 19, 2019 - 11:33 am
The man arrested for three murders in Metairie is apparently a former John Curtis football player who secured a walk-on spot on the University of South Alabama's roster, The New Orleans Advocate reports. A Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office SWAT team arrested the suspect last night. Jefferson Parish...
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Chris Miller
June 18, 2019 - 8:57 pm
A man has been arrested in two incidents in Metairie in which three people were killed in less than a day. Separate shootings on West Metairie Road had investigators tracking down clues since late last night. "Our detectives haven't been sleeping," Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto said. Lopinto...
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Chris Miller
June 18, 2019 - 5:18 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a double homicide in Metairie. Authorities are investigating the scene at North Starett Rd and West Metairie Road. Officials say two men were found dead inside a vehicle, shot to death. "We were dispatched here to the area where two men were...
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Chris Miller
June 18, 2019 - 12:15 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says an unidentified 26-year-old man was fatally shot times at the intersection of West Metairie Blvd. and Henry Landry Ave. The sheriff's office says neighbors called to report hearing several gunshots shortly after 11:00 p.m. Deputies arrived to find the...
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Chris Miller
June 08, 2019 - 4:25 pm
A passenger on a Spirit Airlines flight bound for New Orleans this week earned himself a lifetime ban for vaping and getting drunk, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. The passenger, a St. Petersburg, Florida resident, was vaping in the cabin, according to officials. When told that...
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Chris Miller
May 03, 2019 - 2:27 pm
Three men are under arrest after Jefferson Parish Sheriff's officials say they broke into a Metairie home, held a woman at gunpoint, pistol-whipped another, and carjacked a pizza delivery vehicle. Antonio Key (center) of Harvey and Rodgers Hart (left) and Darius Daleo of Marrero face charges of...
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Cops are looking for clues after gunfire left one man dead and two more wounded on the Westbank. "The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred tonight in the 6100 block of Ray St. at around 8:55 pm," Captain Jason Rivarde said in an email. "Deputies responded to a...
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Jim Hanzo
April 27, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Protesters closed the expressway in Gretna during 'Justice Walk' for 2 men killed in undercover drug sting. They were speaking out against the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office for the shooting of two men by deputies. 38-year-old Chris Joseph and 39-year-old Daviri Robertson were killed on March 28...
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Chris Miller
April 25, 2019 - 5:50 pm
A man who taught at an elementary school in Waggaman is accused of inappropriate contact with two students and faces charges of indecent behavior. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 36-year-old Anthony Prejean following an investigation that began April 2. "Jefferson Parish Schools...
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Don Ames
April 14, 2019 - 11:59 am
JPSO deputies are investigating a Saturday night double shooting on the West bank. According to initial reports from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, two men were wounded in the 1600 block of Pailet Avenue in Harvey just after 10 p.m. Officials say their injuries appear to be non-life...
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