Posted on: November 23, 2017

Homicide in Unincorporated Gretna

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Sheriff Joseph Lopinto reports that at approximately 4:41 pm on November 22, 2017, Second District deputies were notified of a shooting that occurred in the 400 block of Lapalco Blvd. in unincorporated Gretna.  Prior to the arrival of deputies, t...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Holiday Patrol Announcement

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Sheriff Joseph Lopinto announces that Friday, November 24, will be the beginning of our annual Holiday Patrol program. In an effort to provide additional resources to deter crime in the shopping corridors of the parish, deputies from our Special Investiga...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

2017 Property Tax Notices

Sheriff Joseph Lopinto, as the Ex-Officio Tax Collector of Jefferson Parish, announces that on Friday, November 17, 2017, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office Bureau of Revenue and Taxation began mailing the 2017 property tax notices to Jeffers...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Update in ATM Burglary Investigations

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Sheriff Joseph Lopinto announces a number of arrests and wanted individuals in connection with two August convenience store burglaries in which stolen trucks were used to smash into businesses and remove ATMs. All of the suspects involved are from the Hou...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Assistance Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

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The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Robbery Section is currently investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the 800 block of Phlox Avenue in Metairie on Friday, October 13, 2017 at approximately 8:30pm. During this armed robbery, an unknown white m...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Update on Lake Pontchartrain Platform Explosion

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The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Coast Guard are currently conducting a search and rescue mission to locate one missing person following an explosion and fire on a Lake Pontchartrain oil platform yesterday evening. The missing oil platfo...

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Assistance Identifying Armed Robbery Suspects

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The Robbery Section of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in identifying two suspects who committed an armed robbery in Avondale on Friday, October 6.  The two suspects pretended to be customers of the Dol...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Traffic Fatality in Harvey

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Sheriff Joseph Lopinto reports that at approximately 7:58 am this morning, our Traffic Division was dispatched to a crash that occurred at the intersection of Maplewood Drive and Gretna Boulevard in Harvey.  A Ford F-250 struck a bicycle being ri...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Deputy Injured in Metairie

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Sheriff Joseph Lopinto reports that at approximately 7:26 pm on October 5, 2017, agents from our Narcotics Division were conducting an investigation in the 6200 block of Riverside Drive.  The agents attempted to stop a Chevrolet Camaro in referen...

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Assistance Identifying Burglary Suspect

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The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying an individual responsible for several vehicle burglaries that occurred in the 700-800 blocks of N. Atlanta St. In Metairie during the early morning hours on September 27,...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Video Visitation Begins October 10th

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Sheriff Joseph Lopinto announces that the Sheriff's Office will be instituting a new visitation program for individuals incarcerated in the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center. Effective Tuesday, October 10, 2017, the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Assistance Identifying Robbery Suspect

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On August 3, 2017 at 11:27 am, our deputies were dispatched to 4th Street and Eiseman Avenue in Marrero in reference to the report of a simple robbery. Patrol personnel learned that a male victim had a bag containing his personal effects, along with money...

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Posted on: September 10, 2017

SWAT Activation in Metairie

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Early Friday morning, September 8, 2017, our agency was contacted by members of the New Orleans Police Department as they believed a subject wanted by NOPD, Michael Meyers, was located in the 3100 block of White Street.  Investigators secured the...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Avondale Homicide

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Sheriff Joseph Lopinto reports that at approximately 8:02am this morning, deputies responded to a report of gunfire in the 200 block of Church Street in Avondale.  Upon their arrival, they located an unresponsive black male in the rear yard of a ...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Assistance Identifying Burglary Suspect

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Sometime between the late evening hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017 and the early morning hours of Thursday, August 17 our officers responded to the report of a vehicle burglary in the 600 block of South Rue Marcel in Terrytown. During this incident, th...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

UPDATE: Burglary Suspect Identified

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On Tuesday, August 15, 2017, we requested the public's assistance in identifying a burglary suspect.   Detective Todd Giacona of our Burglary Section has identified the individual as Terrance Bradley, B/M, 44.  Bradley has not been appre...

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Posted on: August 13, 2017

Arrest in Fatal Hit and Run

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Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Coltney Mitchell, B/M, 27, of Harvey, in reference to the fatal hit and run crash reported on August 8, 2017, at the intersection of Ames Boulevard and 6th Street in Marrero.

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Posted on: August 12, 2017

Homicide in Terrytown

Sheriff Newell Normand reports that at approximately 8:38 am, our deputies were dispatched to a report of a shooting at 2350 Park Place in Terrytown.  Arriving units located an as-yet unidentified black male victim lying on the ground in the park...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Multiple Count Arrest for Contributing to the Delinquency of Juveniles

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Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Allen Joseph, W/M, 55, of Metairie, for 3 counts of contributing to the delinquency of juveniles for an incident that occurred over the weekend at Allen's residence in the 1300 block of N. Sibley.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Fatal Hit and Run in Marrero

Sheriff Newell Normand reports that at approximately 10:50pm on August 8, 2017, Third District deputies were dispatched to the intersection of Ames Boulevard and 6th Avenue in Marrero in reference to a hit and run crash involving a pedestrian. Arriving un...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Backpacks Distributed!

As many will remember, on July 24, 2017, Sheriff Normand held a press conference to announce his part in a community effort raise over $9,000 to purchase backpacks filled with school supplies for distribution to children whose parents were incarcerated in...

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Posted on: August 5, 2017

Robbery Suspect Dillon Davis wanted

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Dillon Davis is wanted by the JPSO for attempted armed robbery for an incident at a Brothers Food Mart - 4520 Jefferson Highway.

He is also wanted by the Kenner PD for a bank robbery at the Chase Bank in the City of Kenner on the same day as the Brother's ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Multiple Clear-up in Armed Robbery Investigation

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arrest of Kenneth Gaspard, B/M, 19, of 1717 Appleby Lane in Harvey.  Gaspard was booked into the JPCC with 3 countsof Armed Robbery along with Illegal Carrying of a Concealed Weapon. &...

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

Harvey Homicide investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, around 7:00pm on Sunday, July 30, 2017, our officers responded to reports of gunshots in the 1600 block of Ester Street in Harvey. Responding officers located what they believed was a crime scene, at the intersection of Est...

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

Wishing Sheriff Newell Normand a Great Future

The retirement of Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand and the legacy that he and the late Sheriff Harry Lee have left behind serves to emphasize the absolute importance public safety is to any community.  Quality of life suffers and economic ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2017

Armed Robbery Arrest

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrests of Davyn William, B/M 17, of 1040 Street Charles Avenue in New Orleans, along with three 15 year-old juvenile suspects.   During the late evening hours of July 28, 2017, our officers responded to a rep...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Skimming Devices PSA

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Area law enforcement agencies have responded to a number of complaints recently regarding the discovery of "skimming" devices on fuel pumps and ATMs across the Metro area. The JPSO has made a number of arrests as part of ongoing investigations, ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Assistance Identifying Theft Suspect

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the suspect in thefts committed earlier this month. During the early morning hours of Saturday, July 15, 2017, the suspect stole property from the bed of a pickup t...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Homicide Investigation in Harvey

Sheriff Newell Normand reports that at 11:44 am today, July 24, 2017, Second District deputies were dispatched to a report of gunshots in the 4200 block of Lac Couture Drive in Harvey.  Responding deputies located a gunshot victim in the back par...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

School Supply Giveaway

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Sheriff Newell Normand is proud to announce his involvement in a community initiative to distribute school supplies to children whose lives have been affected by the incarceration of their parents.  This effort has been helped by donations from s...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Tip Leads to Armed Robbery Arrest

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Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Marvin Hayes, B/M, 49, of Harvey, for one count of Armed robbery in reference to an offense that occurred on July 20, 2017 in the 400 block of Lapalco Boulevard in unincorporated Gretna.

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Armed Robbery Arrest

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Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Chrishon Brown, B/M, 36, of New Orleans, for two counts of Armed robbery.

On Saturday, June 24, 2017, at approximately 11:17am, our deputies responded to a holdup alarm at a bank in the 300 block of Veterans B...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Assistance Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

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The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the suspect in an armed robbery that occurred early this morning.

Just before 4:00am on Thursday, July 20, 2017, our deputies responded to the report of an armed rob...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Metairie car Burglar

The above pictured subject was captured with a home surveillance camera committing a series of car burglaries in the 4700-4800 blocks of Pike Drive in Metairie. The suspect appears to be a white male, heavy set, wearing a baseball cap with a stripe on the...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

2 Arrests in Multiple Armed Robbery Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrests of Gregory Perriera, B/M, 31, and Brittney McClendon, B/F, 26, both of New Orleans in reference to a series of armed robberies.

Between May 21, 2017 and July 15, 2017, our Robbery Section investigated a number o...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Metairie Homicide Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand reports on July 18, 2017, our officers were called to 4937 York St. 215 in Metairie around 7:55 in the evening, for what first appeared to be death by natural causes.

However, an autopsy Wednesday morning, revealed that Pauline Ballo...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

15 year-old arrested in Negligent Homicide investigation

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Normand reports, this morning, around 12:35 am, ourofficers responded to a report of a female shot at 9220 East
Claiborne Parkway in unincorporated Westwego. 
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Respondingofficers located the body of the 14 year-old victim, iden...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Rape Arrest

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Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Keston Mimmitt, B/M, 35, of Metairie, for one count of First degree rape and one count of False imprisonment.

On July 9, 2017, our deputies were dispatched to the 2100 block of Manson Drive in Metairie in what...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Metairie man booked for manslaughter

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Sheriff Newell Normand reports, on Saturday, July 8, 2017, around 5:30pm, Michael Coffee, W/M, 47, of 3300 Airline Drive in Metairie and Javaris Green, B/M, 34, of 1712 South Causeway Blvd from Metairie were at the Buffalo Billiards bar, located at 3624 A...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Assistance Identifying Burglary Suspect

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for questioning regarding a number of vehicle burglaries in the Terrytown area.

During the early morning hours of July 11, 2017, several vehicle bur...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Assistance Identifying Robbery Suspect

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The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of the Smoothie King at 1201 Jefferson Highway.

On Monday, July 10, 2017, at 4:30pm, our deputies responded to the ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

SWAT Activation in Metairie

At approximately 8:15 am, members of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office attempted to serve an arrest warrant for Gregory Gerrets, W/M, 29, in the 4200 block of Center St. in Metairie.  When they contacted Gerrets, he was found to be in close p...

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Posted on: July 9, 2017

Shooting Incident in Marrero

Sheriff Newell Normand reports that at 2:31 pm, Third District deputies were dispatched to a report of gunfire in the 1900 block of Charleston Drive in Marrero.  Upon their arrival in the area, units located a number of spent shell casings at the...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Teen Arrested in Harvey Shooting

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of a 16 year old male, for Negligent Homicide and Juvenile with a Firearm.

The teen confessed, to the shooting death of 14 year old Trenen Robinson, of 4012 Woodvine Drive in Harvey on Thursday evening.

Initially,...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Suspect Summoned For False Reporting in Lakeside Mall Robbery Incident

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Jacoby J. Davis, B/M, 17, of 2220 Cartier Drive in Laplace.  Davis was issued misdemeanor summons for Criminal Mischief/False Reporting and Gambling in Public.

You may recall, on Saturday, July 1, 201...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Accidental Shooting Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, this evening around 5:42 PM, our officers responded to a 911 call of a subject shot on Alex Kornman Drive in Harvey.  Responding officers searched the area and were unable to locate a victim.

Additional officers pro...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

3 Arrested After Protest

Sheriff Newell Normand announces that 3 arrests were made this morning following a protest at 3421 N. Causeway Blvd., the building which houses the offices of U. S. Senator Bill Cassidy.  At approximately 11:00 am, a group of about a dozen indivi...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Suspect Arrested in Robbery Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest Willis Thomas, B/M, 25, of 2425 West Sunnymeade Drive in Harvey. Thomas was booked into the JPCC on one count of First Degree Robbery. Thomas has a prior arrest for shoplifting and resisting an officer.

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Arrest in Avondale Homicide

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Cedric Reed, B/M, 42, of Avondale, for a homicide that occurred in Avondale on June 16, 2017.

On June 16, 2017, at approximately 10:44 pm, Third District deputies were dispatched to a residence in the 300 bloc...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Vehicle Pursuit and Crash

Sheriff Newell Normand reports that at approximately 7:27pm, our deputies were dispatched to a report of a stolen vehicle in the 100 block of Jefferson Highway.  Deputies were able to locate the vehicle, which refused to stop.  Deputies ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Robbery Arrest in Metairie

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Freddie Fourcha, 37, of New Orleans, in reference to a robbery that occurred early this morning. 

At approximately 2:23 am, First District deputies responded to a convenience store located in the 300 ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Shooting In Jefferson

Sheriff Newell Normand reports that at approximately 9:11 pm, First District deputies were dispatched to the area of the 3000 block of Burns Street in Jefferson in reference to a shooting.  Deputies located a victim on scene, a 17-year-old black ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Bank Robbery on 6/24/17

Sheriff Newell Normand reports that on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 11:21 am, our deputies were dispatched to the Resource Bank at 321 Veterans Boulevard in Metairie in reference to a holdup alarm.  While deputies were responding to the location, ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Metairie Armed Robbery Arrest

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Joshua Edwards, B/M, 32, of 400 Timberwood Drive, New Orleans for armed robbery.

On Sunday morning , June 18, 2017, around 10:45, a Metairie man, stated while sitting in his car in the 6800 block of Veterans B...

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Posted on: December 3, 2016

Homicide And Shooting Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, around 4:30 PM this afternoon, our officers responded to a call of someone shot at 2188 Caddy Dr. in Marrero.  

Responding officers located the body of a 10 month-old black male victim suffering from multiple gunsho...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Homicide Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, this afternoon, around 2:43 PM, our 911 Center received a call of a subject shot near the intersection of Holmes Boulevard and Behrman Highway in Terrytown.  Responding offices located the victim, identified Joe Mc...

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