NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD arrested a subject in connection with an aggravated battery by shooting that occurred in the Fourth District.
On Saturday, July 14, 2018, around 2 p.m., a shooting was reported in the 3400 block of Garden Oaks Drive. When officers arrived, they discovered a victim at the location suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
During the course of the investigation, Anthony Smith (B/M DOB: 7-9-1993)
was identified as the accused perpetrator.
On July 19, 2018 Smith turned himself him and was taken into custody without incident. Smith was booked aggravated battery.
The investigation remains open and active. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Fourth District detectives at 504-658-6040 or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll free at 1-877-903-7867.