NEW ORLEANS — A naked man has climbed a transmission tower in New Orleans East.
The New Orleans Fire Department is on scene with negotiators trying to talk him down.
He’s on top of a 140-foot tower in a gated lot along Downman and Jourdan roads in New Orleans East.
A fire department spokesman said he’s been up there since about 9:30 a.m. Officials don’t know why he’s up there or whether negotiators have been able to communicate with him.
Check back for updates on this developing story.