Shooting

Jim Hanzo
February 17, 2019 - 8:01 pm
Police in New Orleans say a robbery suspect is dead after a shootout with cops Officers attempted to arrest the suspect, when gunfire errupted. Five bystanders waiting at a bus stop on Canal Street were injured, one critically wounded, in the crossfire. A state trooper killed the suspect near...
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Chris Miller
January 03, 2019 - 12:30 pm
New Orleans Police officers are investigating a New Orleans East shooting that injured two teenagers. Police say an unknown vehicle approached the two victims, a 17-year-old and a 13-year-old, in the 7300 block of Bullard Ave. around 2:00 a.m. today, and began firing. The two teens were hit in the...
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December 26, 2018 - 3:57 pm
WWL.com Two people are dead following a quadruple shooting in St. James Parish. Authorities were dispatched on Christmas Eve to the Neighborhood Lounge on Main Street in Lutcher. One of the four that was hit died at the scene, while another died at a hospital. Sheriff Willy Martin described the...
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Jim Hanzo
December 26, 2018 - 8:29 am
The NOPD is investigating a double shooting that happened last night near the intersection of General Myers and Casimier Street that killed one man and injured another person. Police say the injured victim was a female. Fourth District officers responded to a call around 5:19 p.m. of an aggravated...
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December 05, 2018 - 3:56 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans police say an off-duty sheriff's office sergeant has been shot and injured during an attempted robbery. The Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office says the 41-year-old sergeant was taken to a hospital for treatment. Police said in a preliminary report that the sergeant was...
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Chris Miller
December 04, 2018 - 5:47 pm
A civilian agent with the U.S. Army's Criminal Investigation Division will be booked on aggravated assault when he's released from the hospital, where he's recovering from being shot by a Louisiana State Trooper, authorities said today. According to Louisiana State Police, 44-year-old Ronald Martin...
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November 12, 2018 - 3:18 pm
(WWL.com) Police are on the hunt for the gunman who ambushed a man outside of a funeral in Crowley. The funeral was being held for a late October shooting victim, and his mother who passed away from health complications two days later. Crowley Police Chief Jimmy Broussard says the heartbreak...
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Jim Hanzo
November 11, 2018 - 4:08 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting near Lakeview Sunday afternoon in which 2 people were shot. The shooting happened in the 400 block of Hammond Highway where a man and woman were hit. No other information is available at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 27, 2018 - 2:01 pm
A robbery at a gas station on Clearview Parkway in Metairie ended with the clerk gunned down. The Jefferson Parish Sherrif's office sent out a notification just after 4:00am. The crime occureed just before 3:00am. It said that the victim was in critical condition after an armed robbery at the Shell...
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Chris Miller
October 26, 2018 - 12:18 pm
New Orleans Police say they found narcotics at the scene of a shooting in the French Quarter Friday morning , and they believe the drugs were involved in the incident. According to police, three people met up with two unknown suspects at a location on Bourbon Street before heading over to the...
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