27 August 2008

stand-off at 94 florence avenue turns out to be a false alarm

kalb's mike magnoli takes us to 94 florence avenue, alexandria, la. the police are looking for the driver of a black mitsubishi gallant who jumped out of the car, with a gun and ran during what may or may not have been a routine traffic stop. the alexandria police department believed that the suspect may have been hiding in an abandoned home at 94 florence avenue.

the gannett/town talk later reported that a police "entered a vacant house on Florence Avenue in search of gunman, but no one was in the house. The search is continuing." ~ read more