A pickup truck crashed through the wall of a South Claiborne Avenue gas station while it was open Saturday in attempt to steal the ATM, and New Orleans police say a second, similar heist was successful in Jefferson Parish the next day.
After a man who stole a safe from a cell phone store on Rousseau Street in the River Garden was caught on surveillance video, investigators are hoping that releasing photos of him will help lead to his identification, New Orleans police said.
A carjacker in Hollygrove yanked a woman and her children out of her car Friday evening and drove off in it, then called her later that night to tell her where to find it, New Orleans police said.
After a fire early Tuesday morning heavily damaged a clothing store on Washington Avenue in Broadmoor, New Orleans fire officials have begun an arson investigation, citing suspicious circumstances.
A man was shot to death Monday night on South Prieur Street in Broadmoor, New Orleans Police said.
A rash of three armed robberies in three different parts of Uptown — the Lower Garden District, Audubon and Central City — were reported within the span of an hour Wednesday, New Orleans police said.