New Orleans Sheriff's Deputy Shot And Killed. Gunman Still At Large
A Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office deputy who was shot Wednesday (June 22) during a pedestrian stop in Harvey has died, confirms NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison.
Harrison said the officer was pronounced dead at University Medical Center. JPSO spokesman Col. John Fortunato also confirmed the news.
The officer was shot multiple times after noon near the intersection of Manhattan Boulevard and Ascot Road, Fortunato said. He said the shooting happened during a pedestrian stop.