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Orleans Parish sheriff deputy's weapon stolen during home invasion


An Orleans Parish sheriff's deputy had her department-issued gun stolen during a home invasion, according to New Orleans police.

The incident happened Monday at 6:48 p.m. in the 6800 block of Farwood Road in New Orleans East. The 32-year-old victim said she was in another area of the residence when someone entered her house and took her weapon from the kitchen table. The perpetrator also got away with ammunition, according to police.

Citizens with information about this crime 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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