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Body found in Mississippi River along Woldenberg Park

NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is leading a recovery effort in the Mississippi River along Woldenberg Park after a body was found floating in the river. 23 more words

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NOPD looking for man caught on camera breaking into Central City home

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is looking for a man who was caught on surveillance video burglarizing a home in Central City.

The unidentified man was recorded wearing a dark t-shirt, dark pants, gloves, and a dark baseball cap with an emblem on the front while breaking into a home in the 2100 block of Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard. 40 more words

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UPDATE: Missing man last seen in Algiers found safe

UPDATE: Victor Clavo has been found safe.

NEW ORLEANS — The NOPD is looking for a 28-year-old man who has been missing since June 15. 65 more words

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Central City carjackers trick victim into stopping by feigning injury

NEW ORLEANS – A trio of women pulled off a carjacking last night in Central City after one of them pretended to be hurt.

A 23-year-old woman was driving in the 2200 block of Baronne around 10 p.m. 116 more words

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NOPD confiscates 2 stolen handguns, assault rifle, from Uptown mother and son

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD confiscated seven handguns, two of which were stolen, and an assault rifle from a man suspected in a string of Uptown car burglaries. 182 more words

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Woman ends kidnap attempt with kick to attacker's groin

NEW ORLEANS – A well-placed kick foiled a kidnap attempt in New Orleans East yesterday.

A 41-year-old woman was attacked when she went to check her mail in the 1300 block of Chimney Wood Ln. 74 more words

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NOPD looking for man who pulled gun on driver in Desire neighborhood

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is looking for a man that pulled a gun on another motorist during after a near-collision in the Desire neighborhood. 175 more words

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