Shots fired inside Armstrong Int’l Airport

NEW ORLEANS (KRON) — A chaotic scene Friday night at the Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans after a shooting and possible knife attack left at least one person wounded.

The shooting happened before 6:30 p.m. in Concourse B.

A journalist for the Boston Globe who witnessed the shooting tweeted that she saw a dead body near one of the airport’s security line. She reported that the suspect was shot by police.

“Just witnessed craziest thing: dead body at #NewOrleans airport. Man stabbed 2 pple at security line shot by police,” Farah Stockman tweeted.

Video from the scene posted on social media shows one female in a uniform being carried out on a gurney.

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