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Mayor, NOPD chief talk tough on out-of-town criminals in response to Bourbon Street shooting

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, standing next to the father of Bourbon Street mass shooting victim Demontris Toliver at a 10 a.m. 536 more words


Man shot to death on New Orleans East porch

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD is investigating an overnight murder in New Orleans East that left a 54-year-old man dead.

Just before 4 a.m. on December 2, officers responded to a report of a shooting near the intersection of Forest Glen Road, according to a statement by the NOPD. 54 more words


NOPD arrests suspect in Bourbon Street mass shooting

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD has arrested a suspect in last week’s mass shooting on Bourbon Street that left one man dead and nine other victims wounded. 277 more words


Man stabbed by brother's girlfriend on Magazine Street

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A man was stabbed by his brother’s girlfriend last night on Magazine Street.

The unidentified victim was approached by Tonda Martin, who the NOPD has identified as the victim’s brother’s girlfriend, just after midnight in the 1600 block of Magazine. 49 more words


NOPD searching for woman who stabbed fellow bus passenger

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD is looking for a woman they say stabbed another woman during an argument on a city bus.

According to a report by the NOPD, Laronda Ruffin was riding the bus around 9 p.m. 53 more words


NOPD chief praises 'courageous and determined' officers who were shot at

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Two of the suspects that shot at NOPD officers earlier today have been apprehended, and police have recovered a gun they believe was used in the incident. 202 more words


NOPD responds to four shootings in two hours; one man killed; officers targeted

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD responded to four shootings this afternoon, including one instance where officers were targeted, as gunfire erupted across New Orleans. 260 more words