A man was held at gunpoint by intruders inside his Clara Street home on Monday morning, and a teen was shot Monday evening on Josephine Street in Central City, New Orleans police said.
An armored truck was robbed at gunpoint early Monday morning near Broadway Street, according to Tulane University police.
New Orleans police are seeking the public’s help locating a man who may have information about the April killing of a woman in Central City, authorities said.
New Orleans Police Department Second District officers are seeking suspects in two armed robbery crimes that occurred same day, they said during a weekly district meeting Wednesday.
Two black males robbed a man sitting on his porch at around 4:20 a.m. on Monday, July 14, Lt. Doug Eckert said at the meeting.
The two suspects pulled up to the victim’s house, located in the 3600 block of Eagle Street, in a white car and approached him while carrying a handgun, according to Eckert.
A man who fired several gunshots from inside a Napoleon Avenue home when police tried to approach surrendered peacefully after a two-hour standoff, New Orleans police said.
A series of four armed robberies have been reported around the Uptown area between Thursday evening and Saturday morning — including a carjacking in the Riverbend and an online-dating setup, New Orleans police said.
A 21-year-old man has been arrested on attempted-murder charges in connection with a shooting Tuesday afternoon that wounded two men on the basketball court at A.L. Davis Park in Central City, but investigators are still seeking the public’s help finding a second man believed to be involved, New Orleans police said.
Two teenage boys and a three-year-old girl where injured Tuesday evening when a pair of gunmen opened fire on a group of people on South Salcedo Street, New Orleans police said.
New Orleans police are investigating the Tuesday-afternoon shooting of two men near the prominent Central City intersection of Washington Avenue and LaSalle Street, authorities said.