UPDATE: Members of the New Orleans Police Department arrested 25-year-old Clay Landry Jr in connection with the murder of a 58-year-old New Orleans man on Friday, December 10.

The preliminary investigation indicated that this incident stemmed from a domestic dispute. 

Clay Landry Jr was transported to Central Lock-Up and booked accordingly with one count of second-degree murder.

Homicide Detective Stephanie Gray is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at (504) 658-5300.


NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)— The New Orleans Police Department began investigating a deadly shooting in the Lower 9th Ward on Friday afternoon.

According to NOPD, Fifth District officers responded to a report of an assault in the 1800 block of Lamanche Street.

Upon arrival, officers determined a man had sustained an undetermined number of gunshot wounds.

The victim was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The victim’s family told WGNO the man was shot repeatedly by his son after an argument.