VIDEO: New Orleans police horse dances to 'Cupid Shuffle'
NEW ORLEANS - A Louisiana police horse was captured on video showing a group of students some sweet dance moves.
NOPD mount Ace danced the "Cupid Shuffle" earlier this week for students at Covered Kids Camp. The department said the 17-year-old Percheron/thoroughbred Gelding's skills include dancing and crowd control.
“Our mounted horses are just as important as our officers,” authorities said in a social media post. “We treat them with the same love and respect we do our other colleagues. They play a major role in deterring crime in the city of New Orleans.”
Police said the photogenic horse likes Jazz music and hanging out in the French Quarter.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Less than 1 percent of residents have responded to roadwork survey, officials...
Incentive program will help bring grocery retail to north Baton Rouge
Public Hearings on I-10 Widening Project
Planning and zoning commission denies rezoning of former Sherwood Forest Country Club
Hack forces state computer system crash; Private info presumed safe