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NOPD Arrests Subject Wanted in Fourth District Shooting

by Gary S. Scheets

December 23, 2018

Categories: On Duty

Topics: Fourth District, Good Police Work

NOPD Arrests Subject Wanted in Fourth District Shooting

The NOPD arrested a subject accused in a Fourth District shooting.


On December 22, 2018 around 4:12 p.m., the victim and the arrested subject, subsequently identified as Albert Morris (B/M DOB: 12/28/1996), became involved in a verbal argument that later became physical in the 800 block of Belleville Street.


During the altercation, Morris allegedly produced a firearm and fired once, striking the victim. Morris then reportedly entered a vehicle fled the location.


Morris was arrested without incident Sunday, December 23rd.


Anyone with any additional information on this incident is asked to contact Detective LaKeith Jernigan or any Fourth District Detective at 504-658-6040 or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll-free 1-877-903-7867.