Posted: Thursday, 12 September 2013 5:00AM
NOPD dispatcher, daughter and son murdered in Gentilly
New Orleans Police are looking for a man named Shawn Peterson for questioning in connection with the murder of an NOPD dispatcher, along with her adult son and daughter.
Police received a call of several people shot around 11:00 last night, and a department spokesman says when officers arrived in the 4400-block of Jean Marie Place, they found the bodies of the 39-year-old woman, her 20-year-old and her 18-year-old son. All appeared to have been shot to death.
The 39-year-old woman had been a New Orleans Police employee since 2009.
Police are asking anyone with information to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111, or toll-free at (877) 903-STOP (7867). Tips can also be sent via text message, to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), with the message TELLCS followed by the crime information.
Callers do no have to leave their names to be eligible for a rewards up to $2,500.