Jan 302020

Alec Billiot, 21

The New Orleans Police Department on Wednesday arrested a 21-year-old man in the shooting death of a college student earlier this month outside some popular Maple Street bars.

Alec Billiot, 21, was booked on one count of second-degree murder in the killing of 20-year-old Lee Long Jr. and on five counts of attempted second-degree murder. He faces a life prison term if convicted on the murder charge. Continue reading »

Dec 112019

Marcus Connelly, 36

A man who walked into the Walmart on Tchoupitoulas Street on Tuesday evening and collapsed is a homicide victim, the New Orleans Police Department reported.

The victim was stabbed outside the store in the 1900 block of Tchoupitoulas at about 8:15 on Tuesday, police said. Bleeding from the neck, he stumbled into the shopping cart area of the store and died. Continue reading »

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Nov 212019

(via CrimeMapping.com)

The man killed Tuesday night on Perrier Street near Audubon Park was 22-year-old Devin Espadron, an entrepreneur who co-founded Element Beverage Co., according to a WWL-TV report that includes an interview with Espadron’s mother. Continue reading »

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Nov 202019

Crime scene tape remains stretched across the Perrier Street entrance to Audubon Park on Wednesday morning. (Robert Morris, Uptownmessenger.com)

Two shootings, one of them fatal, were reported overnight in Uptown neighborhoods. Continue reading »

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Nov 142019

(UptownMessenger.com file photo)

via New Orleans Police Department

NOPD is investigating a homicide that took place in the 2800 block of Philip Street.

Around 8:25 p.m. on Wednesday (Nov. 13), Sixth District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting. There, they found an unresponsive 43-year-old male inside of a residence. Continue reading »

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Nov 072019

Carldell Paul,31

A man was charged in the shooting death of his father inside his grandmother’s Leonidas home, District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro’s office announced Thursday.

Carldell Paul, also known as Carldell Daniels, was charged with the second-degree murder of 50-year-old Carl Daniels and with obstructing justice in a homicide investigation in the two-count indictment handed up by an Orleans Parish grand jury. Continue reading »

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