Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

New Orleans police: Suspect shot by officer dies

1 year 3 months 2 days ago July 25, 2015 Jul 25, 2015 Saturday, July 25 2015 July 25, 2015 3:33 PM in News
Source: Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS - Police in New Orleans said Saturday that one of their officers shot and killed a suspect who was ramming his car into other cars and homes.
Police reported the shooting around 9:30 a.m. Saturday and announced a half-hour later that the suspect had died at the scene.
The shooting happened in New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward neighborhood. No other injuries were reported.
Police spokesman Tyler Gamble said it was not yet clear whether the man who died was armed. His identity was not released. The name of the officer has also not been released.

More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
7 Days