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Suspect Sought For Aggravated Assault on Francisco Verrett Drive

by Dawne Massey

October 17, 2016

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Assault/Battery, Seventh District

Suspect Sought For Aggravated Assault on Francisco Verrett Drive

The NOPD is looking for Darrion Brown (DOB: 11/2/1994) in connection to an aggravated assault that occurred in the 4500 block of Francisco Verrett Drive.


On October 15, 2016, Brown went to the residence of his child’s mother. Once inside, the victim reported that Brown began to strike her and produced a handgun, threatening to shoot the victim. He then placed the handgun in the child’s hands, pointed the firearm at the victim and said “Pow, pow, pow.”


An arrest warrant for brown has been obtained for: contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile; simple criminal damage to property; simple battery domestic; and aggravated assault with a firearm.


A photo of Brown is included below.


If you have any information regarding this incident or know the whereabouts of Darrion Brown, please contact any Seventh District detective at 504-658-6070. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.