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2nd Suspect Arrested in New Orleans Shooting

Police: They were after rival gang member

(Newser) - A second suspect has been arrested in the New Orleans shooting that injured 20 people at a parade on Mother's Day. Shawn Scott, 24, was nabbed today, said police Chief Ronal Serpas. He is the brother of 19-year-old Akein Scott , who was arrested last night in the shooting. Both... More »

Police Nab New Orleans Shooting Suspect

Akein Scott, 19, was in surveillance images: cops

(Newser) - After avoiding police for three days, Akein Scott, a suspected gunman in Sunday's parade shooting, was arrested last night. Scott, 19, was the shooter in surveillance footage of the attacks, police say; he's the only suspect police have announced publicly, though they earlier cited three gunmen, the Times-Picayune... More »

Teen Suspect Named in NOLA Shooting

Cops urge 19-year-old Akien Scott to turn himself in

(Newser) - After releasing photos of the New Orleans Mother's Day parade shooting, police have identified one suspect as Akien Scott and urged the 19-year-old to turn himself in, reports USA Today . Police, who earlier said three suspects and two weapons were involved, say it's too early to tell whether... More »

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