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UPDATE: Suspect Arrested for Auto Burglary on Bienville Street

by Ambria R. Washington

January 26, 2017

Categories: Be on the Lookout, Videos

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Eighth District

NOPD has arrested Jorge Machado (DOB: 10/10/1982) for burglary of a vehicle and illegal possession of stolen things. On January 26, 2017, at approximately 9 p.m., Sgt. Mark Joseph apprehended Machado at Burgundy and St. Louis Streets. When arrested, Machado was wearing the same clothing he wore when captured on surveillance video burglarizing a vehicle.

Our previous story:

The NOPD is looking to identify an unknown male who was seen on surveillance video burglarizing a vehicle in the 800 block of Bienville Street.

The incident happened on January 18, 2017. At around 3:30 a.m., an unknown male suspect wearing a Drew Brees Saints jersey was seen walking in the area. The suspect then approached an unlocked vehicle. The suspect then removed a Pioneer Stereo system out of the vehicle. The suspect was then seen wearing a white T-shirt over his jersey to help conceal the stolen property.

If any has any information on the identity of the suspect, please contact any Eighth District Property Crimes Detective at 504-658-6080. Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at  504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.