Person-of-interest sought in shooting on Tennessee Street

Person-of-interest sought in shooting on Tennessee Street
NOPD wants to speak with Willie “Six” Andrews, who is a person of interest in the investigation of a shooting which occurred on August 5, 2018 in the 1800 block of Tennessee Street and is also wanted on a related charge to the incident.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is trying to lccate a person-of-interest with information in a shooting.

NOPD wants to speak with Willie “Six” Andrews, who is a person of interest in the investigation of a shooting which occurred on August 5, 2018 in the 1800 block of Tennessee Street and is also wanted on a related charge to the incident.

Around 11:40 p.m., the victim in the shooting was shot in the jaw and upper chest by an unknown perpetrator in a passing car, according to the report.

NOPD said Andrews is not wanted as the perpetrator in this investigation. However, he is believed to have been with the victim at the time of the incident and is also believed to have returned fire with a pistol.

Investigators said Andrews has not cooperated with the investigation. Detectives feel he may have knowledge of information pertinent to the investigation, according to the report.

A warrant has been issued for Andrews’ arrest for felon in possession of a firearm, according to NOPD.

Andrews is described as standing about 6’4” and weighing about 200 pounds with noticeable tattoos around his neck.

Anyone with additional information on this incident or information on the whereabouts of Willie “Six” Andrews is asked to contact NOPD Fifth District detectives at 504-658-6050 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.

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