NEW ORLEANS (AP) — NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans’ coroner has classified the death of a man shot by a police officer in the chaos following Hurricane Katrina as a homicide. Coroner Jeffrey Rouse made the announcement in the case of Henry Glover, whose body was burned by one police officer after another officer shot him on Sept. 2, 2005.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Attorneys for millionaire Robert Durst, who faces a California murder charge, say Durst’s arrest in New Orleans on weapons charges was invalid, in part because the FBI conducted an unlawful search of his hotel room. Durst was arrested last month at the J.W. Marriott hotel in New Orleans.
COVINGTON, La. (AP) — Deputies with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s office have located the body of an unidentified woman in the Bogue Chitto River. The woman was found less than a mile downstream from where three children were rescued following a boating incident last weekend.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans police have arrested a man in the fatal shooting of Domino’s pizza delivery driver. In a news release, police say 24-year-old Michael Portis was arrested yesterday and faces a charge of first-degree murder.