What a terrible story.

NOLA.com is reporting that a bartender on Bourbon Street in New Orleans was killed after being struck by a stray bullet.

The male bartender was working at the popular Bourbon St. bar Cat's Meow when he was struck by the bullet.

According to NOPD, the shooting happened at 2:05 a.m. Sunday morning.

Daphney D. Jackson was arrested and booked on counts of manslaughter, obstruction of justice, and illegal use of weapons.

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NOLA.com reports that the bartender was found hunched over behind the bar while sitting on the floor.

The suspect was seen on camera arguing with someone, then pulling a gun out of her waistband and firing into the crowd.

Jackson reportedly fled the scene of the shooting but was later apprehended by a deputy on St. Peter St.

We will continue to follow this tragic story from Bourbon St. in New Orleans.

 

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