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Police looking for man who fired shots at officers in Kenner

2 years 2 months 1 week ago Monday, August 05 2019 Aug 5, 2019 August 05, 2019 12:26 PM August 05, 2019 in News
Source: WWL

KENNER - Authorities are searching Jefferson Parish for a person who fired shots at police officers Monday morning following a traffic stop. 

The incident was reported around 11 a.m. behind a Rouses near the Kenner-Metairie line. WWL reports police were chasing the suspect when that person stopped near the store, got out of the car and opened fire.

No one was injured.

Bissonet Plaza school was placed on temporary lockdown during the search, but only teachers and staff were on site as classes don't begin until Thursday.

The suspect was later identified as 20-year-old Hassan Norris. A warrant was issued for his arrest for attempted first-degree murder.

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