Kenner Police Department

Jim Hanzo
July 18, 2018 - 9:51 am
The Kenner Police Department announced new sex abuse charges for the gymnastics coach who is already facing a number of charges. Jonathan West has been additionally charged with one count of sexual battery and one count of oral sexual battery. The victimn was under the age of 13, and both incidents...
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July 17, 2018 - 11:48 am
KENNER, La. (AP) _ A former police officer with the Kenner Police Department has been sentenced to 90 days of probation for stealing money from five drivers during traffic stops. Jefferson Parish court records show that 34-year-old Jan Gregory pleaded guilty Monday to five counts of misdemeanor...
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Chris Miller
May 21, 2018 - 4:58 pm
A 40-year-old Kenner woman faces an attempted murder charge after police say she opened fire on her husband as he backed out of the driveway. Police say Tammy Bush and her husband of 15 years had gotten into an argument early this morning at their residence in the 2700 block of Panama Street. “...
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Chris Miller
April 25, 2018 - 12:48 pm
Kenner police say two teenagers will face charges for a fire that destroyed the old Kenner High School building in February. According to police, 17-year-old Ryder Chriss (pictured) and a 16-year-old are accused of simple arson. "The investigation revealed that on or about 12:30 a.m., Monday,...
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Jim Hanzo
April 04, 2018 - 8:43 am
Kenner Police are investigating the body of a man found bleeding from multiple gunshot wounds beneath an overpass. The man was found just after midnight beneath the overpass at Kenner Avenue and Pollock Place. He's been identified as 55-year-old David Lee Holmes, of Kenner. Police say Holmes had...
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Chris Miller
January 03, 2018 - 3:47 pm
Kenner Police say a convict released from prison under the Louisiana Justice Reinvestment Act has been arrested four times since his November 16 release. Kenner Police Lt. Brian McGregor said 46-year-old Alton Brooks most recently was arrested and booked with shoplifting on December 29, after an...
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Chris Miller
December 28, 2017 - 11:54 am
She said her boyfriend accidentally shot himself Christmas Eve, but Kenner authorities say the autopsy says otherwise. Police say 29-year-old Dominique Kendra Wix told them her boyfriend, 25-year-old Akoya Skeith accidentally shot himself while pulling his gun out of his waistband. But when Skeith...
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Chris Miller
November 09, 2017 - 12:24 pm
Kenner police say a habitual offender who got out of prison due to the state's justice reform act committed armed robbery just five days later. Police say 24-year-old Tyrone "Smokey" White, after serving part of a 12-year sentence for a 2014 burglary conviction, was released from prison last week...
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