The NOPD has obtained an arrest warrant for Clarionta K. Jones (pictured, black female, DOB: 04-22-1995) in the investigation of an aggravated assault with a firearm that occurred on November 22, 2022, in the 3200 block of Rue Parc Fontaine.
At about 6:30 p.m. on November 22, the victim was reportedly standing near their parked vehicle along with seven additional individuals. At that time, a known female subject walked past the group and the victim allegedly asked the subject to return property. The subject then reportedly produced a handgun, pointed it at the victims and fired several gunshots. No injuries were reported. The subject then reportedly fled on foot.
Through investigation, NOPD Fourth District detectives developed and positively identified Jones as the perpetrator in this incident. Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Jones on eight counts of aggravated assault with a firearm and one count of illegal use of a weapon.
All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
Anyone with additional information on this incident or on Clarionta K. Jones’ whereabouts is urged to contact NOPD Fourth District detectives at 504-658-6040. Those wishing to report information anonymously can do so by calling Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.