Crime

New Orleans police investigate agent-involved shooting on Douglas Street early Tuesday

NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE

Location of officer-involved shooting in New Orleans
Location of officer-involved shooting in New Orleans

New Orleans police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in the 5300 block of Douglas Street early Tuesday, officials said.

NOPD spokesman Hilal Williams said that "an agent was shot." The official call was "officer needs assistance, life in danger."

Interstate 10 westbound was temporarily closed to traffic at Saint Bernard Avenue due to police activity. It had reopened by 7 a.m.

More details to come at theneworleansadvocate.com

  Comments