Woman arrested for trying to bring loaded gun into Orleans Criminal Court

Woman arrested for trying to bring loaded gun into Orleans Criminal Court

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Orleans Parish deputies on Monday arrested a woman who they say tried to enter Orleans Criminal Court with a loaded gun in her purse.

Deputies arrested Nadia Williams, 29, just before 9 a.m. They say she put her purse on the scanning belt and a deputy immediately saw that she had a gun inside. The weapon was a .380 automatic with six live rounds in the magazine.

Williams was arrested and booked with illegal carrying of a weapon.

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