Kenner

Chris Miller
March 14, 2019 - 5:27 pm
Kenner Police arrested a 21-year-old man today after he pulled a machete in a McDonald's on Loyola Drive. Edward Hayes was booked on a charge of illegal carrying of a weapon and disturbing the peace. "An employee alerted the manager that Hayes was carrying something wrapped in a shirt and the...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 09, 2019 - 12:27 pm
Cops in Kenner say they have booked a woman for allegedly killing her baby. "After a lengthy investigation, Kenner mother arrested for death of her infant child," Lieutenant Michael Cunningham said in a news release. "Brandie Froeba... was arrested for Second Degree Murder related to the death of...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
February 26, 2019 - 10:22 am
Officials say don't be alarmed if you see smoke coming out of your sewer lines today through Thursday in Kenner. "Kenner Mayor Ben Zahn announced that smoke testing of residential sewer lines will be conducted by the Department of Public Works beginning on Tuesday, Feb. 26," according to a news...
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Chris Miller
February 18, 2019 - 10:52 am
A Kenner teenager, accompanied by his mother, handed himself over to police this morning to face battery charges after a Sunday morning shooting. Police say 17-year-old John Green shot a man in the arm inside a house at 833 Champaigne Drive. "The victim and witness, friends of the suspect’s family...
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Jim Hanzo
February 17, 2019 - 7:37 pm
KENNER – Kenner Police are investigating a shooting and the suspect was believed to be barricaded in a residence. The SWAT Team was called out and made entry into residence but the suspect was not there. Sunday morning at 9:10 a.m. officers responded to Ochsner Hospital in Kenner in reference to a...
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Don Ames
February 16, 2019 - 9:28 am
As we get closer and closer to Fat Tuesday, the area's festive feeling is on the increase. The Marigny got things started Friday night, with the artsy new walking Krewe Boheme. "And, of course, Saturday night in the Marigny and the French Quarter, the Krewe du Vieux, and krewedelusion. Those are...
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January 18, 2019 - 10:44 am
(WWL.com) Kenner is the host city for the Southern Republican Leadership Conference that kicks off today at the Pontchartrain Center. President of the event, Roger Villere, said the conference is put on every couple of years by the 15 southern states of the RNC and will feature many guest speakers...
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Don Ames
January 05, 2019 - 11:51 am
More than 100 local cab drivers rallied in protest at the New Orleans airport Friday, when a Kenner vehicle inspector started writing citations for taxi drivers who did not have Kenner permits. Several Kenner police officers arrived to control the situation as the vehicle inspector packed up and...
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Chris Miller
January 02, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Kenner Police have arrested a Kenner man and a 17-year-old on charges of using firearms as New Year's Eve noisemakers. Police say shortly after midnight, Officer Chad Hoffman was on patrol and heard the gunfire coming from a house in the 3100 block of Bainbridge Street. "Officer Hoffmann located a...
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Chris Miller
December 27, 2018 - 1:06 pm
It was a light show that would rival any New Year's Eve fireworks display, but much scarier: explosions and electrical surges that knocked out power to thousands of Entergy customers in the Kenner area. Video of Electrical explosion, sparks light up Kenner sky The amateur video submitted to WWL-TV...
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