Apr 182018

NOPD are searching for a tan 2006 Subaru Forester with a distinctive bumper sticker carjacked from Dante Street (via NOPD).

A 47-year-old woman’s car was stolen while she was dropping a friend off in the 1800 block of Dante Street late Thursday.

The victim parked her tan 2006 Subaru Forester to drop off a friend around 8:10 p.m. Thursday (April 17). Both women exited the vehicle and walked about 20 feet away, leaving the car running with the keys in the ignition. The victim looked back at her car five minutes later and saw an unknown man in a dark colored hoodie, with the hood up, sitting in the driver’s seat of her vehicle. Continue reading »

Apr 182018

NOPD are investigating a double shooting that killed one man on South Roman Street early Wednesday, April 18.

One man is dead and another person injured after a double shooting on South Roman Street early Wednesday.

New Orleans Police Second District officers responded to shots fired in the 3600 block of South Roman Street around 4:53 a.m. Wednesday, April 18. When officers arrived they found an adult woman who told police she heard two gunshots discovered she had been shot in her finger.

Officers then found an adult man lying face down next to a bicycle in the middle of the street. Continue reading »

Apr 102018

James Warrick (via NOPD)

Roy Cross (via NOPD)

New Orleans police have arrested two men and a teen suspect in a spree of more than a dozen robberies across the city in barely a week’s time, including holdups on Bordeaux, Prytania, Urania, Freret and Panola streets, authorities said. Continue reading »

Apr 062018

(map via NOPD)

A would-be carjacker tried to climb into a vehicle on Broadway Street that turned out to have an undercover Louisiana State Police trooper inside, and after the officer fired a shot at him, the suspect ran away on foot but was arrested soon afterward, police in New Orleans said Friday morning. Continue reading »

Mar 262018

Peter Curtis (via NOPD)

A graduate of the Isidore Newman School has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from multiple vandalism incidents in 2016 — including a threat to “kill you all” at his alma mater and an anti-religious message at St. George’s school — and will be sentenced to probation and restitution of nearly $5,000, prosecutors announced. Continue reading »