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4:00 am
Thu January 26, 2012

Mayor Landrieu Unveils Program to Get Illegal Guns Off Streets

Mayor Mitch Landrieu announces a new crime-fighting plan alongside city officials.
Tyler Gamble Office of the Mayor

As New Orleans marks the killing of a 44-year-old father gunned down as he walked his two children to a bus stop, officials are trying a new plan to get guns off the streets. Eileen Fleming reports it’s the latest effort by Mayor Mitch Landrieu to enact what’s working in other American cities.

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