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Suspect Named in Shooting of Tulane Med Student

With intense national coverage focused on at the shooting of a 25-year-old Tulane medical student, the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) is working quickly on the case. On Sunday (11.22) at a police HQ presser, Mayor Landrieu and NOPD Superintendent Harrison announced that 21-year-old Euric Cain is the top suspect for the crime.

NOPD Hunt Aunt-On-The-Run

Local law enforcement is on the search for an aunt accused of staging an intervention that crossed the line to kidnapping. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are looking for Fanchand White, her 11-year-old nephew Lafred Clinton and 8-year-old niece Iyanah Jones (pictured).

Lousiana Police Search for Missing 6-Year-Old Girl

Orleans Parish averages about 12 missing persons cases monthly. On Monday (10.12) Louisiana State Police also began investigating a missing person case from Texas. Authorities are searching for 6-year-old Alexis "Lexi" Johnson.

Man Wanted for Domestic Abuse & Kidnapping

Not all kidnappings involve Hollywood style ransom notes and not all domestic assaults involve high profile athletes. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are hunting for a man who they accuse of kidnapping his girlfriend.

Crime Bits: Franklin Carjacking, Algiers Shooting

Updated 3:35p.m.

Thanksgiving bought out the turkeys literally and metaphorically. On Franklin Avenue, a teenager allegedly stole a car… and a baby. On the West Bank, a man was shot at home, but the perp was no marksman.

Mahony's Robbed, New Video in Tulane Student Kidnapping Case

Bread may be the key to a proper po-boy, but one thief burst into Mahony’s looking only for the dough. In other uptown crime news, police have a lead in the kidnapping of a Tulane student. Newly acquired video is providing images of the alleged assailant.

Crime Bits: Attempted Abduction in Marigny, Rape in Bywater

Saturday night and Sunday (8.23, 8.24) morning saw violent crime continue downtown. In the Marigny, a woman escaped kidnapping. In the Bywater, another victim was not as fortunate and was sexually assaulted by a trio of men. In the CBD, a woman was found dead in her hotel room.

Police Hunt Suspects in Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

Police are launching a manhunt for two suspects in a particularly heinous crime.  NOPD are searching for a pair of individuals who allegedly kidnapped a 19 year old woman early Sunday (8.17) morning. They say that following the kidnapping, the victim was taken to Kenner where she was sexually assaulted.

NOPD: 4 Men Kidnap, Rape Woman in French Quarter


A woman was kidnapped from the French Quarter and sexually assaulted over the weekend, police said. Authorities say four men were involved in the incident, which occurred around 1 or 2 a.m. Saturday, police said.

Kidnapping Suspect Leads Police on Multi-Parish Chase

A suspect who is wanted for kidnapping an ex-girlfriend from the Milan neighborhood last week led police on a chase in New Orleans East on Thursday, according to NOPD. Acting on a Crimestoppers tip, police pursued 31-year-old Rory Dimes. He ultimately escaped in a rented car with New York license plates, police said.

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