Sunday, March 16, 2008

Travel Related

Long drive times, Long flights, commutes, buses, cabs, bikes and street cars. A woman walking down the block, reminiscent of that jogger who was struck by the SUV in Audubon Park.

New Orleans police booked a 23-year-old man with vehicular homicide after the car he was driving veered off an Uptown street and killed a pedestrian early Saturday.
Jacquline Gail Paze, 48, of Algiers died of head and internal injuries.Nelson Grimes of New Orleans was driving in the 3400 block of La Salle Street, near Louisiana Avenue, around 12:15 a.m. when his white 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo veered onto the sidewalk, striking Paze as well as a wooden fence and a home.

Even we're confused about this post on It seems like this is actually the second murder in the upper blocks of Frenchman street. One on Sunday, and then this one on Thursday. The fact is, we didn't report it on Friday because we could sort it out. Now, we're pretty sure we can list it.

Police said they found a 17-year-old male lying in the street in the 1600 block of Frenchman Street near the corner of North Derbigny around 9 p.m. Thursday. He had been shot several times and died at the scene.

1 comment:

Leigh C. said...

The male has a name - and a devastated bunch of people who care about what has happened to him. Not to mention how this has, in turn, had them re-examining how they look at murder in this city.