An alleged intruder died at the scene Thursday night after lunging at a homeowner in New Orleans’ French Quarter. 4 WWL reports that the homeowner was aroused by the sounds of someone banging on his door. He retrieved a gun and opened the door, which is when the alleged intruder lunged at him.
The homeowner shot the alleged intruder, killing him. WDSU notes that the residence is located on Dauphine Street. Fox 8 points out that denizens in the area verbally expressed they were not shocked by the news of the alleged break-in.
One French Quarter denizen, Darrick Akey, verbally expressed, “I ambulated over to Rouses. The street was blocked off and a guy verbally expressed a guy got shot. So lamentably it didn’t authentically shock me that much. I hate that.”
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