Buffa's bandit: Quick work by 8th District detective Willie Jenkins might have convinced Darwin Hunter that he was no match for the NOPD's finest.
Back to lockup: The last of 2 prisoners who escaped from the House of Detention 7.21.09 was recaptured Tuesday (8.04.09) after 2 weeks on the lam.
Acting on a tip from Crimestoppers, police took Lester Jones (pictured), 26, into custody early Tuesday morning. His cohort, Arthur Johnson, 32, who busted out of prison with him, was recaptured 7.29.09 in St. Landry Parish with his girlfriend.
Night out for crime: These 2 punks must not have gotten the message that it was the annual "Night Out Against Crime" when they allegedly robbed a couple of white guys walking in the 2100 block of Dauphine Street (between Frenchmen Street and Elysian Fields Avenue, by Washington Park) on Tuesday (8.4.09) just after 10 p.m.