Christine Goostrey

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    Incredible viewer photos of CBD fire

    Viewers sent in these incredible photos of the 6-alarm fire in downtown New Orleans.

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    Police search for suspect in Gentilly

    NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The search is on in Gentilly for a man who led State Police on a chase early this morning. New Orleans Police say shots were fired after the driver bailed on Franklin Avenue near Jonquil around 5:30 this morning. Officers say they don’t believe anyone was hit. No word yet on why State Police were chasing the suspect.  

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    Man shot to death in Gentilly

    NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A 26-year-old man is dead after a shooting in Gentilly. The New Orleans Police Department said early Tuesday that they found his body in a home near the corner of Sybil Street and Harcourt Drive, but they have not said when his body was discovered. So far there’s no word on any potential suspects in the case.  If you think you can help police, call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.  

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    Police investigate shooting in the French Quarter

    The NOPD is investigating a shooting in the French Quarter. Police say a 19-year-old man showed up at the hospital with a gunshot wound to the neck.

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    Parts of Airline Hwy down to one lane due to downed power lines

    Rough weather brought down about a dozen power poles along Airline Highway in St. John Parish Monday morning.

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    Man opens fire in bar in Independence

    Three people are dead after a man opened fire at a bar in Tangipahoa Parish.

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    NOPD: Suspect killed in officer-involved shooting

    Police are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting near Gentilly. It happened just after 4 a.m. Monday morning at Chef Menteur Highway and Old Gentilly Road.

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    Woman arrested for stabbing her husband to death

    NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD has arrested a 32-year-old woman accused of stabbing her husband to death in Hollygrove. Katrina Tollette is facing Second Degree Murder. Police found her 42-year-old husband dead in the 9200 block of Colapissa just before 9:30 Tuesday morning. They say he had been stabbed in the chest. The victim’s name has not been released.

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    Man arrested for stabbing parents in food debate in Gretna

    Jefferson Parish deputies say Ronald Pritchett became angry over a food issue while visiting his family in the 800 block of Bellemeade Blvd.

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    Shooting in the Lower Garden District

    Tulane University confirms that a fourth-year medical student was shot in an incident near the corner of Magazine and St. Mary Streets around 4 a.m. Friday.

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    Firefighters battle blaze in Central City

    NEW ORLEANS, La (WGNO) — Officials say a 2-alarm fire in Central City is now under control. The fire broke out just before 5:30 this morning at Martin Luther King Boulevard and South Liberty Street. Officials say it quickly spread through the one-story home and became a 2-alarm fire in just minutes. Firefighters were able to get it under control around 6:20. No injuries were reported. No word yet on what caused the fire.

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    No school for East Jefferson High students

    METAIRIE, La (WGNO) — Students of East Jefferson High School will not have class today and tomorrow (November 9th and 10th). Officials say the school is closed due to electrical issues. Students and staff should not report to school. Classes are expected to resume Wednesday.