Slidell

Nighttime murder in Slidell yields two arrests
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Thomas Perumean
February 02, 2020 - 10:41 am
Attempted robbery of drug dealer leads to gunfire, victim dies at hospital
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Slidell Police
Jim Hanzo
December 09, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Slidell Police report they have a suspect in custody after shots were fired in Slidell subdivision in north Slidell. A standoff was reported by the Times Picayume/New Orleans Advocate on Northam Court in the Country Club Subdivision. A SWAT team was dispatched, but police say there is no immediate...
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Don Ames
December 06, 2019 - 2:12 pm
Northshore authorities say a Slidell man was arrested this week, accused of several child sex crimes as well as sexually abusing animals. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry is asking for the public's help for more information about possible crimes that may have been committed by 33-year-old Ian...
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Jim Hanzo
November 27, 2019 - 3:17 pm
The boil water advisory for a portion of Slidell has been lifted in time for Thanksgiving. The advisory was issued on Tuesday after a contractor struck a water main at the same intersection that happened earlier, causing some neighborhoods to boil their water. It happened near the intersection of...
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Thomas Perumean
November 19, 2019 - 6:45 am
The federal government is considering the empty North Shore Square mall, along with two other properties, to locate the National Finance Center. The NFC is the processing center for handling payroll for the U.S. Navy. Slidell Mayor Greg Cromer told the Times-Picayune/New Orleans Advocate he's known...
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Thomas Perumean
November 01, 2019 - 7:03 am
Kenya Despensa has been found guilty of brutally stabbing her elderly aunt 56 times, July 28th. The jury found Despensa placed the body of her aunt in her bed, then cleaned the scene and stole the aunt's car. Despensa attempted an insanity defense by driving in to New Orleans and committing herself...
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Thomas Perumean
October 28, 2019 - 7:53 am
Residents living in the Tangipahoa Water District and Eden Isles Oak Harbor area of Slidell are advised to boil water this morning The area effected in the Tangipahoa Water District are bordered by Hwy 51 between Gregoire Road and Highway 22. Areas include the following roads: Boudreaux Lane,...
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Don Ames
October 27, 2019 - 8:14 am
A boil water notice issued Saturday for parts of Slidell remains in effect as of Sunday morning. According to Coast Waterworks, Inc., the advisory was issued Saturday morning for the Eden Isles Oak Harbor water system. The advisory also includes Moonraker Drive, Clipper Estates, Lakeview Drive and...
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Thomas Perumean
October 19, 2019 - 4:43 pm
Four men, all in their teens, one a juvenile, are facing murder charges stemming from the Friday morning murder at the Slidell Housing Authority projects. Slidell Police allege the men went to the home of 33-year-old Andre Johnson with the intent of robbing the man of a cache of marijuana. Officers...
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Thomas Perumean
October 01, 2019 - 12:40 pm
Early Tuesday morning a man walking on the entrance ramp to west I-10 was struck and killed by an allegedly impared driver. The victim, 31-year-old Chad Hart of Covington, was struck by a 2004 Ford Expedition driven by 42-year-old Shane Crawford of Slidell. Hart sustained severe injuries and was...
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