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Bourbon Street Shooting Suspect: Alexander Kirby Bio, Wiki, Age, Family

Alexander Kirby Bio

Alexander Kirby Bio

Alexander Kirby is the man who now stands accused of shooting a woman to death on Bourbon Street, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Alexander Kirby Bio

Alexander Kirby Accused Women Murder

According to authorities, police patrolling the French Quarter responded to a shooting in the 900 blocks of Bourbon about 12:15 a.m. They found a woman who had been shot in the face, and paramedics took her to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead.


#NOPD arrested Alexander Kirby (DOB: 05-09-1986) in homicide by shooting earlier today (May 16, 2019) in 900 blk of Bourbon Street,” the New Orleans Police Department announced. According to NOLA.com, the police investigation took place “inside the Clover Grill, a 24-hour diner on the block.” A sign said the diner was temporarily closed after the shooting.


Alexander Kirby Bio

“Kirby was detained on the scene by LSP & French Quarter Task Force. He was booked for second-degree murder & agg. assault w/a firearm” wrote the NOPD. It’s not yet clear whether Kirby had any tie to the 33-year-old woman who was shot or what the alleged motive is for the homicide.

In a press release, NOPD added, “The NOPD has arrested Alexander Kirby (DOB: 05-09-1986) in connection with this incident. Kirby was detained at the scene by Louisiana State Police and French Quarter Task Force officers. Through investigation, he was

The Women Was Shot in the Face, Police Say

The NOPD announced that the shooting occurred on May 16, 2019, in the 900 blocks of Bourbon Street.

“At about 12:16 a.m., NOPD Eighth District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting at the location,” police wrote in a news release. “Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult female at the scene with an apparent gunshot wound to the face. The victim was transported via EMS to a local hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.”

Kirby was detained at the scene. “The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will determine official cause of death and release the victim’s name, upon completion of autopsy and notification of family,” police wrote, adding, “Anyone with additional information on this incident is asked to contact Eighth District Detective Aaron Harrelson or Homicide Detective Brett Mathes at 504-658-5300, or call anonymously to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.”

Alexander Kirby Was Previously Record

According to the Advocate, it’s not Kirby’s first encounter with the law.

“Prosecutors charged him several years ago in a drug distribution case, but they later dropped the case,” The Advocate reported.

No other details were immediately available.

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