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Subject Wanted For Multiple Burglaries

by Barry C Fletcher

July 10, 2024

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Second District

Subject Wanted For Multiple Burglaries

New Orleans Police are asking the public's assistance with locating a subject wanted for multiple burglaries. 
Wanted is Elias Vargas Islas (pictured), Hispanic male, DOB 08/09/1982 

According to investigators, on June 27, 2024 Elias Vargas Islas allegedly burglarized homes in the 4200 block of Vendome Place and the 4100 block of Vincennes Place, stealing property which included a Stihl BG 620 leaf blower. On June 28, 2024 he allegedly entered the yard of a home in the 2900 block of College Court, stealing a red Schwinn bicycle. 

Anyone with information regarding the crimes or the wanted subject is asked to call Second District detectives at 504-658-6020 or to anonymously call Crimestoppers at 504-658-1111.