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April 17, 2019 - 12:02 pm
French Quarter Fest 2019 attracted large crowds on a weekend with nearly perfect weather. With a minimal number of incidents, it is fair to say that this year’s French Quarter Fest was a huge success for both the city and those in attendance. If you were there for one or all of the days of the fest...
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Don Ames
April 11, 2019 - 10:01 pm
Click here to watch video and get updated information... A New Orleans Police Officer was shot in Mid-City Thursday night. The officer was shot in the leg and taken to the hospital by ambulance, according to New Orleans Police Department officials. A New Orleans EMS spokesperson says the officer's...
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Don Ames
April 06, 2019 - 11:38 am
New Orleans Police are investigating two overnight shootings that left two adults and a young girl wounded. According to the NOPD, the first shooting happened around 11 p.m. near the corner of N. Villere and St. Bernard Avenue. A male victim stepped out of his vehicle when someone opened fire on...
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Don Ames
March 28, 2019 - 7:30 pm
The NOPD says a man shot in Central City drove to the Garden District where police found him dead. Police say the unidentified victim was wounded in a shooting at the intersection of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Freret Street. He then, apparently got intp a car and was driven to the...
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Don Ames
March 10, 2019 - 11:19 am
New Orleans police say a man has been arrested after allegedly striking and killing a man who was standing outside of his broken down car on I-610 westbound early Saturday morning. It happened just before 1:30 a.m. Saturday. According to NOPD officials, a car broke down in the middle lane of the...
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Don Ames
March 02, 2019 - 8:29 am
The NOPD is investigating what they call an aggravated battery by cutting on Friday night in the French Quarter. It happened just before 7 p.m. in the 900 block of Decatur Street, as Carnival krewes rolled down the parade route 10 blocks away on Canal Street. Police say the 41-year-old victim and...
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Chris Miller
February 26, 2019 - 11:19 pm
New Orleans Police homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting at the intersection of Piper Lane and East Filmore Avenue. Police say shortly after 6:20 p.m. Tuesday, officers were sent to investigate a call of a shooting in that location. "Upon arrival, they found an unidentified adult...
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Don Ames
February 17, 2019 - 10:20 am
New Orleans Police say it's too early to tell if two shooting deaths at the same location in less than a week are related. Both happened in just six days, underneath the I-10 overpass on Claiborne Avenue and Canal Street. The most recent fatal shooting left one man dead overnight Saturday. He was...
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Don Ames
February 16, 2019 - 11:46 am
New Orleans Police are working an apparent Saturday morning murder in the 600 block of Austerlitz Street. Shortly after 7 am, an adult male victim was found inside of a pickup truck, suffering from an apparent gun shot wound to the head. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene. The incident was...
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Don Ames
February 16, 2019 - 9:44 am
New Orleans Police are investigating an early Saturday morning shooting that left one man dead. The shooting occurred near the intersection of South Claiborne Avenue and Canal Street, around 4:30 a.m. According to NOPD, the victim man was found lying face down under the I-10 overpass. He had...
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