Jim Hanzo
January 22, 2020 - 8:09 pm
Two people shot in Gentilly on Wednesday and both were taken to area hospitals with injuries that are unknown at this time. The investigation by NOPD is ongoing.
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Odell Beckham Jr.
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Chris Miller
January 16, 2020 - 11:00 am
The New Orleans Police Department has obtained a misdemeanor simple battery warrant for Cleveland Browns and former LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Beckham, 27, was in the LSU locker room at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome during Monday night's post-game celebration of the 42-25 national...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 15, 2020 - 11:15 am
New Orleans Police say an argument on Royal Street ended with a woman shooting a man. "Victim and suspect were involved in verbal altercation, at which time suspect produced handgun and shot victim," according to a police report. It happened in the 600 block of Royal Street Tuesday night around 7:...
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January 10, 2020 - 11:49 am
The officers of the New Orleans Police Department have become more vigilant in their patrols of the French Quarter. A few months ago, I reluctantly mentioned on my talk show that, as a frequent visitor to the French Quarter, I noticed a pattern of many NOPD officers standing at the barricades at...
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Woman claims to have bomb to rob bank
Thomas Perumean
January 09, 2020 - 8:24 pm
A 28-year-old woman held up a branch of IberiaBank this afternoon as approaching a teller, demanding money and claiming she had bomb. The teller complied and gave the assailant an undisclosed amount of money. WWL-TV reports the woman fled the scene and disappeared. Three hours later the FBI located...
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