The NOPD is seeking assistance from the public in locating and identifying a suspect who is wanted for illegal discharge of a weapon during a crime of violence.
On Tuesday, (Jan. 9) at about 4 p.m., the suspect arrived in the 1400 block of Congress Street in a dark colored vehicle. The subject loitered in the area for a while and suddenly gunfire erupted between the pictured suspect and at least two other unknown subjects.
During the investigation, officers discovered spent shell casings and criminal damage to several buildings and vehicles in the area.
Anyone with information regarding this incident should call Fifth District detectives at 504-658-6050. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.