The Quarter Rat’s Report of Actual Code Health

(Art by Eric T. Styles)
The Quarter Rat’s Report of Actual Code Health lists the most recent East Safe Louisiana inspections at French Quarter dining establishments, and are taken from the Department of Health’s website. Inspections are conducted randomly and unannounced, and are a matter of public record. For more information on inspections conducted at New Orleans dining establishments, visit

July 28, 2021

The French Market Restaurant Inc.
1001 Decatur St.
3:05 p.m.
Purpose: complaint

Croissant D’or Bakery and Cafe
617 Uruslines St.
11:40 p.m.
Purpose: follow-up
Food safety certificate (noncritical)

Dian Xin 2
620 Conti St.
2:10 p.m.

4 people injured in Bourbon Street shooting

New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting that injured four people along Bourbon Street Sunday morning.

The shooting was reported shortly before 3 a.m. in the 1100 block of Bourbon Street, according to New Orleans Police.

Initial reports indicated three of the four people shot sustained graze wounds. None of the injuries are life-threatening, according to New Orleans Police.

The victims were transported to a local hospital. No further information was available.

4 arrested, 4 handguns seized in separate Bourbon Street incidents

(Courtesy of NOPD)
New Orleans Police arrested four people on suspicion of guns and drugs charges in separate incidents along Bourbon Street last month.

In addition to the arrests, New Orleans Police seized handguns in connection to four incidents between July 21 and July 28.

The first incident occurred on July 21, when New Orleans Police officers arrested Joe L. Jones on suspicion of aggravated assault in the 700 block Bourbon Street.

The assault allegedly occurred at at earlier data near the intersection of St. Ann and Decatur streets. When Jones was arrested, he was in possession of marijuana and a .38 caliber handgun, according to New Orleans Police.

The second incident occurred in the 200 block of Bourbon Street on July 24, when Andrew Wilson, of Alabama, was allegedly in possession of a 9-millimeter handgun and powdered cocaine.

The third incident occurred on July 25 in the 200 block of Bourbon Street, where Calvin Ingram, of Alabama, was arrested after he entered an alcoholic beverage operator-licensed establishment with a loaded Glock 43, or a 9-millieter handgun, according to New Orleans Police. Ingram was allegedly in possession of marijuana when was arrested.

Then on July 28, in the 500 block of Bourbon St., officers arrested Jody Allemand, of Marrero, after he entered an alcoholic-beverage licensed establishment and dropped a loaded Glock 9-millimeter handgun on the floor, according to New Orleans Police.

Filming for health insurance commercial scheduled along Toulouse Street Aug. 11

Filming for a health insurance commercial is scheduled to take place along Toulouse Street on Aug. 11.

Digital FX will be filming a commercial for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana at Casa Hove, located at 723 Toulouse Street, between 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Parking will be prohibited along the Uptown sides of the 600 and 700 blocks of Toulouse Street between 4 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The sidewalk in front of Casa Hove will be closed from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. to place lighting equipment.

For questions or more information, contact location manager Peter H. Wilson at 323-839-7383 or

Female person of interest sought in shooting, robbery investigations

A female person of interest is wanted by New Orleans Police in connection to an alleged shooting near the French Quarter last month and an armed robbery in the Central Business District in 2020

Danielle Perkins, 41, is sought for questioning in an investigation into an aggravated battery by shooting that occurred July 22 near the intersection of Esplanade Avenue and Dauphine Street and a Oct. 9, 2020 armed robbery with a gun in the 300 block of Baronne Street, according to New Orleans Police.

Perkins | NOPD

Perkins, who also goes by the last name of Reed, is not wanted for criminal charges related to these incidents at this time, NOPD added.

Anyone with additional information on these incidents or on the whereabouts of Danielle Perkins is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080. Anonymous callers can contact Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 877-903-7867.