NOPD seeks person of interest in Bourbon Street murder

NOPD seeks person of interest in Bourbon Street murder

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police want the public's help in finding a man who may have critical information regarding the murder of 20-year-old Bruce Tims.

The incident happened March 21 shortly after 5 a.m. at the intersection of Bourbon and Conti streets.

When officers got to the scene they found Tims and a 28-year-old man shot. Both victims were taken to a hospital, where Tims later died.

The second victim is recovering from his injuries.

Homicide Detective Rayell Johnson is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 504-658-5400.

Crimestoppers is offering up to a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible.  Anyone with information regarding this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-STOP (7867).  Callers do not have to leave their name nor testify in court to receive the reward.  People can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at

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