NOPD: Teenager arrested for pointing gun at woman during argument

NOPD: Teenager arrested for pointing gun at woman during argument
New Orleans Police Department | File

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police arrested a teenager suspected in an aggravated assault with a firearm.

Investigators said it happened on April 9 in the 7800 blk. of Sail St.

The arrested 16-year-old boy had reportedly engaged in a verbal altercation with the victim.

The juvenile knocked on the window of the vehicle the victim was sitting in and told her to get out, police said.

When she refused, the suspect left and returned with a firearm and pointed it at the victim.

The victim was able to escape in her vehicle.

The teenager was booked into the Juvenile Justice Center and charged accordingly.

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