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Men sought in shooting of 8-year-old

Left to right: Collins, Reeder (Source: NOPD) Left to right: Collins, Reeder (Source: NOPD)
The NOPD is asking for the public's help in finding two men wanted for shooting a 8-year-old boy. 

Cyrus Rollins, 32, and 18-year-old Listritus Reeder each face one count of aggravated battery by shooting. 

The incident happened December 13 at about 3 p.m. on South Rendon and Eden Streets. Police said the suspects drove up to the intersection. and began firing into a group of children playing football. The 8-year-old was struck in the leg and hospitalized.

Second District Detectives are in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at (504) 658-6020.

Citizens with information about this crime or who can locate the suspects are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.

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