The Times-Picayune/The States-Item, New Orleans, LA, 6/28/86
Monday, December 1, 1986
Abei Hassan was sleeping in his New Orleans, La., store when
he was awakened by someone attempting to break in. The owner got a
handgun and opened the door to a storeroom and saw three men. One
shot at him, and Hassan returned fire. The trio fled.
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