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Man arrested in July 20 Gert Town shooting

Eric Falkins (Source: NOPD) Eric Falkins (Source: NOPD)

A 30-year-old man has been arrested following a July 20 afternoon shooting in Gert Town.

Eric Falkins, 29, was arrested on Wednesday.

Police say that Falkins, also known as ‘Bernie Mo,' was involved in a physical altercation around 12 p.m. on July 20 near the intersection of Olive and S. Carrollton Avenue. During the fight, police say Falkins produced a firearm and shot the victim

Following an investigation, police say they were able to identify Falkins as a suspect. He was arrested on Wednesday by the New Orleans Police Department. 

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