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NOPD books suspect in Pigeon Town shooting

James Toliver booked with aggravated battery by shooting ( Source: OPSO) James Toliver booked with aggravated battery by shooting ( Source: OPSO)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

NOPD detectives arrested a man suspected in a double shooting in Pigeon Town. 

Investigators booked James Toliver, 41, with aggravated battery by shooting. 

The shooting happened around 8:25 a.m. on March 9. 

Police say two victims were sitting on their porch when the gunman came up from an alley behind the house and opened fire. 

The first victim was struck in the abdomen and the second man had graze wounds to his arm and back. 

According to the NOPD, Second District detectives identified Toliver as the suspect and arrested him later the same day. 

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