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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Jan 13 | via NOLA.com
Ridge Lee, 25, and Tony Defiore, 30, both of 634 A Avenue, Westwego, were arrested at home and booked with second-degree battery and simple battery. Brandon Baltz, 19, 4434 Herrmann St., Metairie, was arrested at Carnation and West Metairie avenues in Metairie and booked with armed robbery and public intimidation. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 6 | via The Times-Picayune
Kevin Muth, of Westwego, pleaded guilty Tuesday to seven charges involving the molestation of a 6-year-old boy and child pornography. He was sentenced to 40 years in prison. Comment?
Dec 24, 2014 | via NOLA.com
When the staccato pops of rapid gunfire rang out in the 900 block of North Claiborne Parkway near Westwego Tuesday evening, neighbors emerged from their homes and heard screams coming from Peggy Cole's front porch. There sat Andrea Grant, 20, bleeding and slumped over in a plastic patio chair while Jarius Cole, her boyfriend and Peggy Cole's grandson, hysterically muttered that she had been shot. Comment?
Dec 24, 2014 | via WYLD-FM
Col. John Fortunato, a spokesman for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, says Jarius Cole was booked with second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in the Tuesday night double shooting that took place on his grandmother's front porch near Westwego. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports Cole and his girlfriend, 20-year-old Andrea Grant, of Violet, were sitting on the porch of 65-year-old Percy Cole's home when gunfire rang out. Comment?
Dec 24, 2014 | via The Times-Picayune
Residents living in the 900 block of N. Claiborne Parkway in Westwego stand in front of a house covered in Christmas lights as they watch police work a double shooting on Tuesday, December 23, 2014. (Photo by Chris Granger, Nola.com Visual irony is not one of the things we see very often in hard news photography, but we get a bit of it here with this spot news photo from NOLA.com The Times-Picayune's Chris Granger . Comment?
Dec 24, 2014 | via NOLA.com
Authorities have arrested a 19-year-old man accused of killing his girlfriend and accidentally shooting his grandmother. Jarius Cole was booked with second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in the Tuesday night double shooting that took place on his grandmother's front porch near Westwego, said Col. Comment?
Dec 23, 2014 | via BayouBuzz.com
One person was killed, and another wounded, in a shooting Tuesday evening in the 900 block of North Claiborne Parkway in unincorporated Jefferson Parish Bayoubuzz.com provides this article only as a news aggregator, NOT as the publisher or as the author. After reading this small portion of the article, please click upon the ORIGINAL SOURCE link above and read the original article. Comment?
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