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Jim Hanzo
November 06, 2019 - 8:58 pm
A Jefferson Parish judge on Wednesday sentenced a habitual offender from Marrero to 99 years in prison, just one week after he was convicted of robbing a 74-year-old man at gunpoint as the victim carried his Thanksgiving groceries into his Marrero home. 29-year-old Wayne Norman, was convicted by a...
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Chris Miller
November 05, 2019 - 9:34 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says a 34-year-old Metairie man was preying on elderly residents with a phony contracting business. Steve John faces charges of exploitation of the infirmed, residential contractor fraud, and narcotics possession. "On October 27, John knocked on the door of the...
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Chris Miller
November 05, 2019 - 3:50 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office today said a Metairie man, whose body was found in Baton Rouge after he vanished Sunday, was shot in the head after meeting with two men who said they wanted to buy his car. Authorities arrested 22-year-old Herman Raney and 20-year-old La'Shon Brown, both of...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 04, 2019 - 9:22 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Metairie homicide. "The case initially began as missing persons investigation yesterday evening, but was changed to a homicide with the discovery of the victim’s body this afternoon," Captain Jason Rivarde said. He says when deputies went to...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 02, 2019 - 2:47 am
Cops say someone shot and killed a man Friday night on the Westbank of Jefferson Parish. "Sheriff Joseph Lopinto reports that the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred late Friday night in Marrero," Captain Jason Rivarde said in an email. It happened around 11:...
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Jim Hanzo
October 30, 2019 - 8:09 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a double shooting that occurred earlier this evening in Metairie. Around 6 p.m. deputies were dispatched to the 300 block of N. Laurel Street in reference to a shooting. Arriving deputies located two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. One...
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Jim Hanzo
October 25, 2019 - 4:00 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in an armed robbery that occurred Thursday. Cops say around 7 p.m., a man entered a business in the 3100 block of Downs Boulevard in Metairie and pulled a handgun and pointed it at a store...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 21, 2019 - 8:37 pm
Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto says they have arrested the man wanted for trying to lure a child with candy, then threatening the shoot him. "This morning, our investigators received a Crimestoppers tip," Captain Jason Rivarde said in a news release. They arrested 40-year-old Wyman Quinn of...
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Jim Hanzo
October 20, 2019 - 9:28 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspect in an attempted kidnapping that occurred yesterday in the 11400 block of Jefferson Highway in River Ridge. Police say just before 4 p.m., deputies were sent to to a store in reference to a...
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Thomas Perumean
October 04, 2019 - 6:17 am
An 18-year-old is wanted for attempted second degree murder after he is alleged to have shot his sister's boyfriend in the head. Damion Smith is accused trying to kill the victim on September 27th. Sheriff's received a call to a residence on South Howard Avenue in Metairie. When deputies arrived...
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