New Orleans police are hoping the public can help identify the suspect in a robbery attempt at the Burger King on South Carrollton Avenue last week, authorities said.
A 49-year-old man was shot Friday on the corner of First Street and Claiborne Avenue, according to New Orleans police.
Police said he was approached by a man armed with a black handgun shortly before 2 p.m.
He was taken to a local hospital after the man shot him.
A 42-year-old man was cut Uptown on Sunday afternoon after attempting to buy drugs from another man, according to New Orleans police.
Low water pressure is expected on Magnolia Street in Central City this morning after a water-line break, authorities said.
After the City Council approved the demolition of a pair of Upperline Street homes last week, a group of neighbors are hoping to find more ways both to monitor demolition requests and hopefully to help owners preserve historic houses before they succumb to neglect.
A Toledano Street driver lost control of her car Monday morning and hit a parked pickup truck, flipping it onto a male pedestrian who later died from his injuries, police said.
New Orleans police are investigating an aggravated rape of a woman in her mid-20s by a “known subject” on St. Charles Avenue, according to weekend crime reports.
Armed robberies were reported on Josephine Street in Central City and at the Magnolia Discount on South Carrollton Avenue overnight, New Orleans police said Monday morning.
Two New Orleans police detectives with extensive experience with investigations on the streets of Uptown New Orleans have been named to fill vacant, high-ranking positions in the NOPD Second and Sixth districts, department officials announced.
Two people were arrested Thursday night after exchanging gunfire with police in Central City, but no one was injured on either side of the shootout, authorities said.
The Sewerage & Water Board has issued a water boil advisory for the East Bank of New Orleans.
On Saturday afternoon, St. Henry’s Church on General Pershing hosted their 26th annual block party after holding their anniversary mass earlier that afternoon. The party featured free food, drink and snowballs as well as music by the J. Monque’D blues band.