2 people injured in Bourbon Street shooting; 2 suspects sought

(Photo: Two suspects, in the green and black clothes, are sought in a March 20 shooting. | NOPD)
Two suspects who remain unidentified are wanted by New Orleans Police in a shooting that injured two people following a verbal altercation on Bourbon Street last week.

The shooting occurred shortly after 11 p.m. on March 20 in the 300 block of Bourbon Street, according to New Orleans Police.

The incident began when one suspect, who was wearing a green shirt and blue hat, began arguing with a person on Bourbon Street.

At some point, the argument escalated and another suspect wearing a black jacket produced a gun and allegedly started firing, striking two bystanders, according to New Orleans Police.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080. Anonymous callers may contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

Suspect identified as “Ju-Ju” sought in North Peters Street assault

New Orleans Police are seeking a person they have identified as “Ju-Ju” who is wanted in connection to an aggravated assault incident on North Peters Street earlier this month.

The incident occurred March 4, shortly after 7 p.m. in the 400 block of North Peters Street, according to New Orleans Police.

The suspect, pictured below, is also allegedly known to be a habitual shoplifter from the location where the incident occurred and possibly armed with a handgun.

Anyone with information regarding this incident of the identity of the person is asked to call Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080 Anonymous callers can also contact Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111.

Courtesy of NOPD.

Man arrested on suspicion of arming himself with box cutter during Camp Street robbery

A man was arrested on suspicion of arming himself with a box cutter during a Camp Street robbery earlier this month.

The incident was reported at about 1 p.m. on March 2, when a victim flagged down an Eighth District police officer and told them a male suspect, identified as 33-year-old Jeffrey Fenner, had attempted to rob him in the 100 block of Camp Street, according to New Orleans Police.

The victim told police that Fenner allegedly took his cell phone, then armed himself with a box cutter and demanded money.

Fenner was still on scene armed with the box cutter when the officer contacted him and gave verbal commands to drop the weapon, which he did, according to New Orleans Police, adding that Fenner was taken into custody without injuries.

Fenner was booked into Orleans Parish Justice Center on suspicion on armed robbery and aggravated assault with a dangerous weapon. Bail was set at $20,000.

Fenner. Courtesy of NOPD.

Man arrested after blocking French Quarter street with vehicle, victims cut with a knife during altercation

A man was arrested on suspicion of aggravated battery charges after two people received knife lacerations during an altercation in which he also received injuries to the face after allegedly blocking a French Quarter street with his vehicle earlier this month.

Randall Wilmore, 33, was arrested in the 600 block of Toulouse Street on March 7 and booked into Orleans Parish Justice Center after he cut two victims on the hand, according to New Orleans Police.

The incident was reported shortly before 11 p.m. when officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 600 block of Toulouse Street involving a vehicle, allegedly driven by Wilmore, that was impeding the flow of traffic.

After two individuals, who weren’t identified, asked Wilmore to move his vehicle, he armed himself with a knife and cut both victims on their hands, according to New Orleans Police.

Wilmore himself was treated for an injury he received to the face after being struck by one of the victims during the altercation and was arrested, New Orleans Police added.

Wilmore. Courtesy of NOPD.

Identity sought by NOPD in Iberville Street vehicle burglary

New Orleans Police are searching for a person who was identified as the alleged suspect in a March 12 vehicle burglary on Iberville Street.

The vehicle burglary was reported shortly before 3 p.m. in the 100 block of Iberville Street, according to New Orleans Police.

Surveillance camera footage of an alleged suspect sought in a March 12 vehicle burglary in the 100 block of Iberville Street. Courtesy of the NOPD.

During the incident, the suspect allegedly stole multiple tools from the interior portion of a white van before fleeing on foot in an unspecified direction.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080 or Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111.