Man arrested in possession of gun used to kill HANO officer last year

Man arrested in possession of gun used to kill HANO officer last year

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The gun used last year to kill a HANO officer was found in the possession of a man arrested last weekend.

New Orleans police arrested Charles Garner, 28, for illegal possession of a stolen firearm.

After the arrest, investigators learned the weapon was used to kill HANO officer James Bennett.

The investigation is on-going and there's no other information we can provide at this time.

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