Jul 022018

(image via NOPD)

A man who allegedly fired his gun during an argument at a gas station on South Claiborne Avenue last week was photographed by surveillance cameras, and investigators are hoping the public can help identify him, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jun 282018

Andre Addison (via NOPD)

A man wanted in a series of Uptown business robberies was arrested at noon Wednesday after his latest hit on a South Claiborne Avenue cell-phone store, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jun 272018

The new commander of the Uptown-based NOPD Second District, Jennifer Dupree (second from left), attends a September 2015 news conference with other ranking officers and (at far right) NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A series of promotions within the upper leadership of the New Orleans Police Department has brought the Second District a new commander, but she will be a familiar face to Uptown residents. Continue reading »

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Jun 272018

Bracarrie Reed and the vehicle he may be driving (via New Orleans Police)

Thaddeus Simmons (via Orleans Parish jail)

One man has been arrested, but another remains at large and believed to be armed in dangerous in a shooting on Adele Lane earlier this month that investigators have deemed a murder attempt, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jun 272018

Rodolfo Bartholomew (via NOPD)

A man trying to buy a cell phone from another person around midday Monday on Magazine Street was robbed at gunpoint instead, but officers arrested the suspect shortly afterward, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jun 252018

A train derailed from the tracks near Tchoupitoulas Street on Friday. (photo via New Orleans Fire Department)

A train derailed on the New Orleans Public Belt railroad tracks near Tchoupitoulas Street, but no one was injured, New Orleans fire officials said. Continue reading »

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