Construction noise confused with gunshots on Poydras Street

False Alarm on Poydras Street

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - This morning construction noise was mistaken for gunshots near Poydras Street and Camp Street

The Pan American Building was on lockdown during the incident.

NOPD posted on Facebook, “Earlier today, NOPD officers responded to a call for service at the Pan Am Building. Upon arrival it was determined that noise from nearby construction prompted the call to 911. No gunshots were fired. And at no time was anyone in danger."

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