Police arrest suspect in Saint Roch Avenue shooting

Joquian Foster, shooting suspect (Source: NOPD)
Joquian Foster, shooting suspect (Source: NOPD)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - NOPD detectives arrest a 17-year-old they say shot a man as he sat on his porch.

They booked Joquian Foster with aggravated battery by shooting in the incident on the evening of Jan. 2 in the 1800 block of Saint Roch Avenue.

Investigators say a car drove up and someone inside opened fire and struck the victim in the foot.

The NOPD Violent Offenders Warrant Squad picked up Foster inside a home in the 1900 block of Frenchmen Street Jan. 7.

Investigators are still working on the case and ask anyone with information to contact Fifth District Detectives at 658-6050, or call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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