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NOPD Searching for Subject Accused in Seventh District Auto Burglary

by Gary S. Scheets

January 30, 2018

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Seventh District

The NOPD is searching for a subject accused of stealing a gun from a car in the Seventh District.


On January 28, 2018 around 2 a.m., the subject entered the victim’s vehicle and stole a Smith and Wesson .38 caliber revolver before fleeing the scene.


The firearm is described as having three distinct scratches on the barrel of the snub-nosed revolver.


Surveillance video of this incident can be seen here.


Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Seventh District Investigative Unit at 504-658-6077 or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-7867.