NOPD Searching for Subject in Eighth District Shooting
NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is searching for a subject in connection with an Eighth District aggravated battery by shooting.
Wendell Jerray Butler, B/M, (DOB: 12/29/1987) has been identified as the perpetrator in the incident which took place in the 100 block of Royal Street on January 6, 2018 at 4:17 a.m.
Butler is wanted for one count of second-degree aggravated battery, one count of illegal use of weapons or dangerous instrumentalities, one count of assault by drive-by shooting, and one count of possession of firearm by a person convicted of certain felonies.
Butler is considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Wendell Jerray Butler is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at (504)-658-6080 or call Crimestoppers at (504)-822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-7867.
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