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NOPD Obtains Warrant for Yesterday’s Central City Shooting

August 15, 2013

(August 15, 2013)-Today Sixth District Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for 35-year-old Terrance Carter, for shooting a 36-year-old yesterday in the 1500 block of South Robertson Street around 5:45PM.

Detectives were able to develop Carter as a Suspect through citizen involvement.  An arrest warrant for Attempted Second Degree Murder was signed by a Criminal District Court Judge earlier today. The victim is currently listed in guarded condition at the hospital.

Carter has been previously arrested for Possession of Heroin, Possession of Stolen Property, Driving on a Suspended Driver’s License. Carter was also issued a Criminal District Court Capias the same day he committed the shooting.

A photograph of Terrence Carter is attached to this release.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s).  You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at .

The New Orleans Police Department, under the leadership of Superintendent Ronal W. Serpas, is engaged in a complete transformation in its approach to ensuring that New Orleans is a safer place to live, work and visit. To learn more about the NOPD and our services, visit .    

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Last updated: 8/16/2013 4:30:10 PM

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