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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Man accused of shooting up victim’s truck during argument in New Orleans East


Rasheem Edwards, 22, is wanted on one count each of aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery and two counts of simple criminal damage, police said Wednesday (April 10, 2019).

Police are looking for a man suspected of opening fire on another man’s truck during an argument Tuesday (April 9) on Kuebel Drive in New Orleans East, the NOPD said.

Rasheem Edwards, 22, is wanted on one count each of aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery and two counts of simple criminal damage.

Edwards and the victim were arguing in the 6300 block of Kuebel Drive (map) when, according to police, Edwards pulled a gun and pointed the weapon at the victim.

He then shot the victim’s truck several times, police said. He also broke the victim’s apartment window, according to the NOPD.

Anyone with information on the gunfire or the whereabouts of Rasheem Edwards is asked to call any NOPD 7th District detective at 504-658-6070 or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll-free at 1-877-903-7867.

Laura McKnight covers crime and breaking news for NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune.

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Rasheem Edwards, 22, is wanted on one count each of aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery and two counts of simple criminal damage, police said Wednesday (April 10, 2019). (NOPD/)
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