Aug 152018

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The Dollar General store on South Claiborne Avenue was robbed of its cash at gunpoint Tuesday morning, and a woman on Oleander Street was robbed of her vehicle much later that night, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Aug 102018

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The NOPD has arrested a subject in connection with a homicide that occurred in the 4200 block of S. Claiborne this morning.

Reports say Second District officers responded to a call at 8:19 a.m. Friday, August 10, 2018 reporting a fight in the 4200 block of South Claiborne Avenue. When they arrived they found an unresponsive male at the location. The victim was transported to University Medical Center where he later died. Continue reading »

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Aug 072018

Isaac Michael Sylvester (via NOPD)

A man who allegedly stole the identity of an Arabella Street resident he was staying with to fraudulently make charges to a credit card is now wanted on warrants that stretch from New York to Florida, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Aug 072018

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A man was shot in the head during an argument Saturday on Pritchard Place in Hollygrove, New Orleans police said.

The victim, a man in his 20s, was arguing with an “unknown suspect” around 4 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, in the 9200 block of Pritchard Place (near Mistletoe Street), according to the initial NOPD report. Continue reading »

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Jul 292018

Crimestoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information concerning a shooting on S. Claiborne that left three victims dead and seven additional victims injured.

The NOPD is investigating the incident that occurred around 8:35 p.m. Saturday night (July 28) in the 3400 block of S. Claiborne Avenue. NOPD Second District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting involving multiple adult victims. Continue reading »

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Jul 232018

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The popular local band The New Orleans Suspects are seeking help from the public after all their instruments were stolen from a van parked in the Oak Street area near the Maple Leaf Bar, according to our partners at WWL-TV. Continue reading »

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Jul 232018

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The NOPD is seeking assistance from the public in locating and identifying a subject believed to be responsible for the armed robbery incident that occurred on July 13, 2018 in the 5600 block of Annunciation Street.

The victim told police that at about 9:35 p.m., she was loading her 2001 Chevrolet Suburban when an unknown black male wearing a read hooded sweatshirt and dark clothing approached her from behind. Continue reading »

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Jul 182018

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The suspect in last week’s robbery of a woman’s SUV on Annunciation Street was briefly seen by a sheriff’s deputy shortly after the crime but managed to escape, and investigators are now trying to find any video that might help them identify the man, New Orleans police said Tuesday. Continue reading »

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