St. Bernard Crime
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Recent Crime News
Thursday Sep 17 | via KSLA-TV Shreveport
There are new details in the State Police investigation of the fatal shooting of a New Orleans man by a St. Bernard deputy. "This is the bullet hole right here," said Chalmette resident Mike Totorico, pointing at a hole in the side of his trailer home off St Bernard Highway. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 16 | via KLFY-TV Lafayette
"We know that one officer was initially in contact with the suspect, he called for backup, a couple more officers showed up on scene and that initial officer was injured and transported to an area hospital," said Louisiana State Police Trooper Evan Harrell. Harrell said that the officer shot and killed the suspect during that altercation. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 15 | via NOLA.com
A Gretna man was convicted Monday evening of aggravated kidnapping and armed robbery at a Chalmette Walgreens last year, according to the St. Bernard district attorney's office. The jurors deliberated for about two hours before finding Leonard Gibson, 44, guilty of three counts of aggravated kidnapping, one count of armed robbery and two counts of attempted armed robbery, according to John S. Gutierrez, the chief investigator for the district attorney's office. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 15 | via KSLA-TV Shreveport
A man accused of setting the fire last week that destroyed the Act X apartment complex near Slidell was picked up Monday in St. Bernard Parish. David Rutledge, 58, who was a resident of the complex, faces charges of aggravated arson and attempted first-degree murder. Comment?
Monday Sep 14 | via NOLA.com
A man wanted on aggravated arson and attempted murder charges in connection with a fire that gutted a Slidell area apartment complex has been arrested in St. Bernard Parish, authorities said Monday evening . The arrest of David Rutledge, 58, came on the heels of St. Tammany Parish authorities announcing they were looking for him on one count of arson and 10 counts of attempted murder in connection with the Sept. Comment?
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