NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A former Orleans Parish Juvenile Court judge faces indictment in connection with an auto theft scheme.
According to our partners at Nola.com|The Times-Picayune, a grand jury determined Feb. 23 the case against David Bell can move forward. Bell surrendered to Jefferson Parish authorities months ago.
Prosecutors say Bell was a co-owner of a scrap yard on Old Gentilly Road. They think he and members of an auto theft ring used the yard to get rid of stolen vehicles.
Bell faces charges of racketeering.