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Double shooting in Treme leaves man and woman in critical condition

NEW ORLEANS – Two people are in critical condition after a double shooting in Treme last night.

The shooting occurred around 10 p.m. on August 20 in the 600 block of North Galvez Street, according to the NOPD. 86 more words


NOPD nabs prolific copper thief who hit 6 locations in 9 days

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD caught up to a prolific copper thief who struck six times in nine days.

Forty-six-year-old Lamar Odom confessed to stealing copper from six different locations since August 8 after police picked him up in the 1600 block of North Villere Street on August 17, according to the NOPD. 88 more words


Six people robbed when armed men burst into home in Desire neighborhood

NEW ORLEANS – Six people were held up at gunpoint yesterday afternoon in a house in the Desire area.

The aggravated burglary occurred just after 4 p.m. 76 more words


Woman knocked out near St. Charles, wakes up to find wallet and cell phone missing

NEW ORLEANS – A woman walking down Terpsichore Street was knocked unconscious and robbed yesterday afternoon.

The attack and robbery occurred just after 4 p.m. on August 15 in the 1600 block of Terpsichore Street, according to preliminary reports by the NOPD. 67 more words


Missing N.O. East man hasn't been seen since he missed his shift at Walmart

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is asking for the public’s help in locating a New Orleans East man who disappeared after picking up his paycheck from Walmart. 105 more words


Man robs taxi driver at gunpoint after flagging him down

NEW ORLEANS – A man flagged down a taxi and then robbed the driver at gunpoint near a popular coffee shop in the Bayou St. John neighborhood last night. 105 more words


Woman missing since June posted picture of herself working at Pat O'Brien's and then vanished

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is looking for a missing Pat O’Brien’s employee who hasn’t been seen since late June.

Thirty-three-year-old Amanda Diane Thomas posted a picture of her working at Pat O’Brien’s on June 26, and hasn’t been seen or heard from since, according to the NOPD. 58 more words