Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

Don Ames
February 04, 2018 - 6:18 am
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says a 65-year-old man is dead after his car went into Lake Pontchartrain at the Bonnabel Boat Launch Saturday. The man was taken to an area hospital and was later pronounced dead. According to the JPSO, the car was totally submerged at the end of the boat...
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Jim Hanzo
January 30, 2018 - 5:10 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a homicide in Metairie where cops say the body of a man was found in the 2300 block of N. Arnoult St., between West Napoleon and I-10. Sheriff Joe Lopinto says the victim appeared to suffer a gunshot wound to the head and was approximately 18...
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January 24, 2018 - 6:52 pm
The Coast Guard late this afternoon recovered the body of the driver whose pick up truck went into Lake Pontchartrain after plunging off the Causeway Bride early Wednesday morning. Causeway bridge manager Carlton Dufrechou told WWL-TV the driver's body was found before sunset on Wednesday afternoon...
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January 20, 2018 - 12:15 pm
( Jefferson Parish President Michael Yenni, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals and the Jefferson Parish Water Department, lifted the Boil Water Advisory for the East Bank of Jefferson Parish early Saturday afternoon. Based on the restoration of pressure...
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January 04, 2018 - 9:11 pm
WESTWEGO -- A JPSO deputy is in the hospital with a broken knee after a police chase on the West Bank. According to Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joseph Lopinto, deputies on patrol spotted a stolen black pickup truck driving in Westwego and attempted to pull the driver over. The driver refused to stop...
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