Police: Suspect arrested in New Orleans parade shooting

By The Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police say the suspect in a Mother’s Day parade shooting that left 19 people wounded has been taken into custody.

Authorities say 19-year-old Akein Scott was arrested Wednesday night in the Little Woods section of eastern New Orleans.

Police department spokeswoman Remi Braden said no additional details were available and would not be until Thursday morning.