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Jim Hanzo
October 25, 2019 - 9:40 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting this evening. The shooting happened in the 8700 block of Stroelitz. Initial reports show a male victim with a gunshot wound to the leg. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. Upon further investigation, detectives have determine...
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Jim Hanzo
October 18, 2019 - 8:40 am
Two people have been taken to the hospital after a shooting occurred at Grambling State University. According to a statement form the university, it's reported that authorities responded to an on-campus shooting early this morning at the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. The statement said that...
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STPSO
Thomas Perumean
September 26, 2019 - 5:32 am
St. Tammany Sheriff's deputies attempting to take an apparently suicidal man in to protective custody found themselves having to use deadly force when the subject brandished a gun. It happened in Lacombe Wednesday night, according to STPSO Captain Scott Lee. A family had contacted sheriff's with...
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Jim Hanzo
September 25, 2019 - 9:33 pm
Thibodaux Police arrested a 51-year-old man for Aggravated Assault with a Firearm. Cops responded to a report of shots fired at a business in the 700 block of St. Mary Street, Monday, just after 10:30 p.m. When they got there, officers learned through their investigation that there was a...
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Thomas Perumean
September 24, 2019 - 11:02 am
Monday afternoon deputies with the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a double shooting in Hammond. Arriving at the scene, they found two men had been shot at the location of Dillon Lane and taken to North Oaks Hospital. One of the victims, 29-year-old J.T. Douglas was pronounced dead...
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Jim Hanzo
September 04, 2019 - 8:59 pm
The NOPD is investigating a shooting in the Second District, Wednesday afternoon. Police say a 1-year-old boy suffered a graze wound to the head from a gunshot. The incident happened in the 3400 block of South Claiborne Avenue around 4:22 p.m. The child was taken to the hospital. No word on his...
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Chris Miller
August 06, 2019 - 5:50 pm
A shooting reported at a Baton Rouge WalMart store earlier today did not happen, says the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. A 911 caller shortly before noon reported “two black males in the Wal-Mart on Burbank shooting.” Sheriff Sid Gautreaux says deputies arrived to find a chaotic scene. “...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 06, 2019 - 12:29 pm
UPDATE 5:50 p.m.: The sheriff's office now says it doesn't believe anyone was shot at the WalMart. Click here to read. There was gunfire around noon today at a Baton Rouge Walmart. Some media reported it was an “active shooter situation.” East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies confirm shots...
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New Orleans Police say a man was shot this morning outside the Criminal District Courthouse on Tulane Avenue. "The NOPD is investigating an aggravated battery by shooting at the intersection of Tulane Avenue and South White Street," Public Information Officer Aaron Looney said. "Initial reports...
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Chris Miller
July 10, 2019 - 6:28 pm
A shooting on the I-10 closed the High-Rise bridge over the Industrial Canal during afternoon rush-hour traffic. "NOPD was notified of a male victim driving on I-10 West suffering multiple gunshot wounds," said New Orleans Police Public Information Officer Aaron Looney. "The victim was transported...
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