Sunday, May 24, 2015

New Orleans Police Officer Shot Dead in Patrol Car


Louisiana - A New Orleans housing authority police officer was shot and killed while sitting in a marked patrol car Sunday morning, according to police.

The 45-year-old Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO) officer was patrolling a construction site just blocks from the New Orleans Saints' stadium when he was fatally shot, according to a statement from the New Orleans Police Department.

Police were called to the scene at 7:10 a.m., and found the officer in his marked patrol car, which had rolled forward and hit a curb, according to the statement.

No arrests had been made in connection with the shooting, and police had not identified any suspects, New Orleans Police Department spokesman Garry Flot told NBC News on Sunday afternoon.  More

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