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Murder suspect arrested after SWAT roll in Gentilly

Police surround a house in the 2600 block of Lavender St. (FOX 8) Police surround a house in the 2600 block of Lavender St. (FOX 8)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police have a murder suspect in custody after surrounding a home in Gentilly on Wednesday.

Police have not released the suspect's name, but said he was wanted for a murder at a motel on Chef Menteur Highway

A heavy police presence had been set up around the 2600 block of Lavender St. At 5:30 p.m. had reopened the street..

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