NOPD: Woman arrested behind shooting near Duncan Plaza

NOPD: Woman arrested behind shooting near Duncan Plaza
20-year-old Taja Reaux was arrested in connection to a shooting near Duncan Plaza on June 19. (Source: WVUE)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - 20-year-old Taja Reaux was arrested in connection to a shooting near Duncan Plaza on June 19.

Reaux allegedly shot a woman in the chest near Duncan Plaza, located in the 300 block of Loyola Avenue.

On the day of the incident, crowds were gathered for a rally over George Floyd and social injustice near Duncan Plaza.

Reaux was charged with aggravated battery and reckless discharge of a firearm at a parade or demonstration.

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