Suspect wanted for shooting on Stroelitz street

Suspect wanted for shooting on Stroelitz street

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are searching for a man wanted for shooting a teenager Wednesday night. .

Police want to find Jeremy Coco, 20.

The victim and a friend told police they were sitting outside of a home around 10 p.m. in the 8400 block of Stroelitz Street when a brown minivan pulled up and the passenger asked one of the victims for a cigarette.

Police said that's when Coco pulled out a gun and fired, hitting the victim in the neck, face and shoulder.

Coco is wanted for attempted second-degree murder.
 
If you have any information that can help police, Call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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