Overnight Crime Report: Rape, Stabbing, Mugging, Unclassified Death

The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) investigated an unclassified death, a rape, a stabbing, and a mugging according to the Major Offense Log (MOL) for Tuesday (4.19).


A woman found her 62-year-old husband dead in his bedroom on the 2600 block of Allen Street at 9:54a.m. stated NOPD PIO Dawne Massey. Massey added that man, who was last seen on Sunday (4.18), suffered from pancreatitis.


A juvenile reported being raped by another minor at 3:54p.m. on the 1300 block of Lesseps Street said the NOPD.


A warrant was issued for the arrest of 22-year-old Jaquana Mosley on charges of Aggravated Battery at 11:27p.m. on the 7300 block of Vanderkloot Avenue. She allegedly stabbed a 21-year-old man in the face during a fight.


At 1:15a.m., a 23-year-old man was approached by a perp armed with a firearm on the 500 block of Port Street according to authorities. Police said that the gunman first attempted to mug the pedestrian, but discovered that he had no cash, and then cocked his gun and ordered to victim to run.

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