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Suspect Wanted in Second District Shooting

by Aaron E. Looney

October 12, 2020

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Assault/Battery, Second District

Suspect Wanted in Second District Shooting

The NOPD is seeking to locate and identify a suspect in the investigation of an aggravated battery by shooting that occurred on February 25, 2020 in the 4000 block of South Derbigny Street.

At about 4:09 a.m.., the victim reportedly confronted a burglary of his vehicle while in progress. The pictured perpetrator, who was allegedly inside the victim’s vehicle at the time of the incident, is believed to have produced a firearm and shot the victim before exiting the vehicle and fleeing on foot.

The perpetrator was described as a black male believed to be in his early 20s with a thin stature, dark complexion and twist hair style with possibly blonde tips.

Anyone with additional information on this incident is asked to contact NOPD Second District detectives at 504-658-6020 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.