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OFFICERS INVOLVED SHOOTING.....

Friday, April 20, 2012 02:35 PM

The suspects involved in this morning's shooting are identified as follows:

Suspect #1 (driver)

Terrence Ellis
B/M, DOB: 3/24/87
916 E. Monterey Drive
Gretna, LA

Single gunshot wound, pronounced dead on the scene

Terrence Ellis has a prior criminal history with multiple arrests for Simple Burglary, Theft, Aggravated Burglary, Simple Kidnapping and Narcotics Violations. Ellis was on Parole until March 2015 for Narcotics Violations.



Suspect #2 (Jumper)

Tyre Leone
B/M, DOB: 1/8/91
918 ½ Vallett Street
New Orleans, LA

No gunshot wound, transported to University Hospital, pronounced dead at University

Tyre Leone has a prior criminal history with multiple arrests for Aggravated Assault, Simple Battery and Narcotics Violations. Leone was on Parole until December 2013 for Illegal Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Simple Escape and Resisting an Officer.



Colonel John N. Fortunato
Commander,
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office
504-363-5521 O


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