Metairie

Don Ames
March 14, 2019 - 10:12 pm
Police are investigating a homicide in Metairie Thursday night. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office deputies were called to the 1200 block of Howard Avenue near Providence Memorial Park shortly before 9 p.m. They arrived to find a man wounded in the street with two shell casings on the ground nearby...
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Chris Miller
March 02, 2019 - 4:31 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says it is investigating to see if any laws or procedures were violated in an incident involving deputies that was caught on video during Friday night's Krewe of Centurion parade. According to the sheriff's office, deputies were called to a disturbance in the...
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Don Ames
March 01, 2019 - 3:12 pm
The Metairie Krewes of Athena and Pandora have postponed their Sunday night parades until Monday at 5:30 p.m., due to weather concerns. That means Metairie will have a couple of Lundi Gras parades where none had existed previously. Athena's 20-float procession will hit the streets first, with its...
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Michael Cohen
February 25, 2019 - 6:44 am
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Chris Miller
February 23, 2019 - 7:43 pm
The rain has forced the Krewe of Caeser to shorten its parade by eliminating the Severn and Bonnabel legs of its journey. Jefferson Parish officials announced the change on the parish's Facebook page.
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Don Ames
February 17, 2019 - 11:40 am
Jefferson Parish authorities say two people were killed in a Sunday morning crash in Metairie. Two others were taken to a hospital. The accident happened just before 7:30 a.m. on Airline Drive near North Atlanta Street. Neighbors told WWL-TV an 18-wheeler was parked on the side of Airline and the...
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December 31, 2018 - 3:45 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at a McDonald's. According to the sheriff's office, the business at 301 Veteran's Memorial Boulevard was held up around 1:30 this afternoon. No injuries were reported.
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Chris Miller
December 15, 2018 - 3:31 pm
A car backed out of the second floor of a parking garage in Metairie, WWL-TV reports. Emergency officials say they were notified around 2:20 p.m. about the crash in the 3200 block of 26th Street, near Causeway and I-10. Two people inside the vehicle were taken to University Medical Center...
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Chris Miller
December 10, 2018 - 2:33 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says the deputy who was shot Sunday night in Metairie near I-10 and Veterans Memorial Boulevard will need surgery to repair damage the gunshot wound caused to his leg. Deputy Christopher "Charlie" Haislup was shot in the leg and elbow when he answered a call to...
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David Blake
December 10, 2018 - 1:29 pm
JPSO Sheriff issues strong warning to suspect Tyronne Louis A sweeping manhunt continues for a suspect in the wounding of a Jefferson Parish deputy. The FBI, ATF, and Louisiana State Police are all involved in the search. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto says 38-year-old Tyronne Louis has a...
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