CHALMETTE, La. — St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann held a press conference to discuss the incident on Saturday, at the Louisiana Crawfish Festival.
Sheriff Pohlmann further described the incident as a stampede. Some festivalgoers reported that shots were fired, but police have not been able to confirm this.
Sheriff Pohlmann also discussed Saturday’s shooting near the corner of Juno Drive and Patricia Street, in Chalmette.