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Orleans Parish Prison deaths: Kerry Washington family
Kerry Washington's wife, Cheryl, holds onto a large portrait of the family back in happier times.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Severe thunderstorm warning for Jefferson, Plaquemines parishes until 5:15 p.m. Friday
A bolt of lightning accompanying a severe thunderstorm hits the West Bank beyond the Huey P. Long Bridge on Friday afternoon, July 11, 2014.
WDSU-TV New Orleans
Drone use by police picking up popularity
It's technology that is getting more popular by the day -- the use of drones. And police are beginning to use them to assist in investigations.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
2 men arrested for alleged crab violations
Agents says 45-year-old Jesse James Gainey, of Marrero, and 50-year-old Clayton Palmasano, of Gretna, were arrested Wednesday for allegedly removing the contents of crab traps, failing to mark crab traps and theft of crab traps.
WDSU-TV New Orleans
Suspect in teen's killing in Marrero arrested
OFFICIALS HAVE ARRESTED THE SUSPECTED SHOOTER.. IN THE MURDER OF A MARRERO TEENAGER..
Suspect wanted in murder of 16-year-old Marrero boy says he is not guilty; second suspect booked with being an accessory
Joharri Walker, 19, of Marrero, wanted for second-degree murder in the shooting death of Stefan Johnson, 16. Johnson, of Marrero, surrendered to Jefferson Parish authorities on Thursday afternoon.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Teen Pronounced Dead, Then Revived After Shooting In Marrero
Deputies found a 16-year-old black male with a gunshot wound lying in a driveway after getting a call of a shooting in the 1100 block of Martin Drive around 12:30 p.m. The victim, who lives on Marshall Drive, was brought to University Hospital and pronounced dead on arrival but emergency room doctors were then able to revive him.
16-year-old Marrero victim revived, fighting for life after being pronounced dead, authorities say
Despite being pronounced dead on arrival at a local hospital, authorities say doctors managed to revive an16-year-old boy who was shot and wounded in Marrero on Tuesday .
Summer Camp Bosco Battle
Karaaz Johnson, 9, of Archbishop Shaw Summer Camp, competes in the sponge relay during the Summer Camp Bosco Battle at Archbishop Shaw High School in Marrero Tuesday, July 8, 2014.
Louisiana educators train for career-education program, launching in 2014-15
A welder works at the site of a floodwall under construction in Marrero. This week, educators will train to teach welding and other trades under State Superintendent John White's revamped career-education plan.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
10-year-old boy suffers second-degree burns in Harvey fireworks accident
Merlynn Kellup, 38, of Harvey, was arrested and booked with cruelty to a juvenile after a 10-year-old relative was injured while shooting fireworks, unsupervised, at her apartment, authorities said.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Police investigating armed robbery at Marrero Dollar General
Jefferson Parish police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred around 10 p.m. Saturday night at a Marrero Dollar General.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Authorities ID Bourbon Street shooting victim
The 21-year-old who died after being shot on Bourbon Street over the weekend was a sunny, hardworking woman who kept in touch for years with the school where she got her high school equivalency diploma, an official said.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
NOPD interviews 'person of interest' in Bourbon St. shooting
New Orleans homicide detectives on Wednesday joined the investigation into Sunday's mass shooting on Bourbon Street after one victim died from her wounds.
JPSO: 3 arrested, 1 sought in Avondale hair extension theft-turned-carjacking
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office detectives arrested two women and a teenager accused in a hair extension theft-turned-carjacking.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Jefferson Parish arrest reports, June 28-30
Antoine Doyle, 29, 3745 Glenoak Drive, Harvey; Linston Armand, 54, 1125 Martin St., Marrero; and Kendall Smith, 28, 937 Beechgrove Blvd., Bridge City, were arrested at Stumpf Boulevard and West Bank Expressway in Gretna and booked with possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Legal wrestling continues in Damon Thibodeaux's request for wrongful conviction payout
Taking offense at comments made by attorneys for a former Death Row inmate from Marrero , the Louisiana attorney general's office has launched into Damon Thibodeaux 's request for compensation for his wrongful imprisonment.
Jpso Swat team deployed to Marrero residence
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office SWAT team was deployed to a residence in the 5800 block of St. John Avenue in Marrero on Monday .
It's "Frozen'' on the West Bank, despite temps in the 90s
Immaculate Conception Summer Camp at Academy of Our Lady in Marrero recently presented their version of the Disney musical "Frozen.'