12 - 1 The Scoot Show 210pm, Recent Shootings in New Orleans
Early this morning – 3 businesses were shot up and 1 was robbed. About 5:00 am – the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office was called and a suspect fired shots into the doors of Academy Sports in Elmwood near Jefferson Hwy. About 2:30 am – a 911 call came in from a female about shots being fired near Jefferson Hwy. and Causeway, Not long after that report – a female from a McDonald’s at 2916 Jefferson Hwy. reported someone shot at the front window – 11 shots were fired, NOPD is looking into gun shots being fired at a McDonald’s at Broad and St. Bernard –Everyone is looking into a possible connection between the shootings. And there was a double shooting in Algiers last night, Another shooting at a busy area of downtown. One dead and the suspect fled. NOPD is asking for witnesses to come forward in the shooting yesterday and the series of shootings over the Thanksgiving weekend. Are we becoming apathetic to shootings even when they’re in crowded downtown New Orleans and the French Quarter?