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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu


July 11, 2014

NEW ORLEANS, LA—Today, the NOPD announced that Detective Robert Hurst has been placed on emergency suspension without pay based on a Public Integrity Bureau (PIB) investigation into allegations of domestic abuse.

PIB launched an investigation on April 25, 2014 after receiving a complaint. The investigation is on-going.

In conjunction with the PIB investigation, today the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office filed a Bill of Information on Hurst for Criminal Charges of R.S. 14:(27) 30.1 relative to Attempted Second Degree Murder and R.S. 14: 35.3 relative to Simple Battery.

Hurst is a 10-year veteran of the NOPD and was most recently assigned to the Fifth District. 


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