More suspects in custody for Mother’s Day second line shooting

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Akein Scott (photo provided by the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office)

In a Thursday news conference, Mayor Mitch Landrieu confirmed that a second suspect is in custody for the shooting at a Mother’s Day second line parade.

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Shawn Scott is charged with 20 counts of attempted second degree murder (photo from the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office).

Shawn Scott, 24, is also charged with 20 counts of attempted second degree murder.

NOPD public affairs director Remi Braden also confirmed that four others were arrested for harboring the original suspect, Akein Scott:

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Nekia Youngblood, charged with harboring a fugitive (photo from the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office)

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Justin Alexander, charged with harboring a fugitive (photo from Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office)

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Brandy George, charged with harboring a fugitive (photo from the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office)

Bionca Hickerson

Bionca Hickerson, charged with harboring a fugitive (photo from the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office)

1 Comment

  • Joy

    Way to go NOPD…..now throw away the key!!!
    Or put them on a slow boat back to the jungle where they belong.

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