Christopher D Dawkins
BYRON J LOMBARD
booked 03/29/2015 at 13:07:15
AGG BATTERY $7500.00 bond
Hold for a warrant out of JP
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NOPD ARRESTS BAR SECURITY AND PATRON FOR AGGRAVATED BATTERY
NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The NOPD has arrested 37-year-old Christopher Dawkins and 31-year-old Bryon James Lombard Jr. and booked them with charges including simple battery and aggravated battery. The incident took place March 29, 2015, in the 500 block of Bourbon Street.
At about 1:30 a.m., police learned that security personnel Dawkins asked Lombard to leave the business. Once outside, Dawkins strikes Lombard and returns inside of the bar. Moments later Dawkins exits the bar and then returns bleeding with lacerations to his back. Dawkins retrieves a broom stick and exits the club. Witness advised that the two were engaged in a fight when Lombard cut Dawkins and Dawkins struck Lombard several times with the broom stick until the stick broke.
Dawkins was arrested for simple battery and aggravated battery.
Lombard was booked with aggravated battery.
Eighth District Detectives are in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at 658-6080.
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Officer Garry Flot