Body pulled from Lake Pontchartrain, NOPD investigating

A body was pulled from Lake Pontchartrain on Thursday afternoon, and the New Orleans Cops Department is now examining. According to Jefferson Parish Constable’s Workplace spokesperson Jason Rivarde, an individual was crabbing and saw a body drifting in the water and called it in. Rivarde stated the body was recuperated with boats near the Bonnabel Boat launch, however that the examination is being examined by NOPD due to the body remaining in Orleans Parish waters. This is the 2nd body discovered in water in New Orleans today. On Tuesday officers discovered a body in water in the 4200 block of Tall Pines Drive. NOPD stated that event is presently under examination as an unclassified death.Anyone with extra info that can assist this examination is asked to call NOPD 4th District investigators at 504-685-6040 or to call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111.

A body was pulled from Lake Pontchartrain on Thursday afternoon, and the New Orleans Cops Department is now examining.

According to Jefferson Parish Constable’s Workplace spokesperson Jason Rivarde, an individual was crabbing and saw a body drifting in the water and called it in.

Rivarde stated the body was recuperated with boats near the Bonnabel Boat launch, however that the examination is being examined by NOPD due to the body remaining in Orleans Parish waters.

This is the 2nd body discovered in water in New Orleans today.

On Tuesday officers discovered a body in water in the 4200 block of Tall Pines Drive.

NOPD stated that event is presently under examination as an unclassified death.

Anybody with extra info that can assist this examination is asked to call NOPD 4th District investigators at 504-685-6040 or to call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.