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Suspect Sought by NOPD for Auto Theft in Third District

by Aaron E. Looney

March 28, 2019

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Third District

Suspect Sought by NOPD for Auto Theft in Third District

The NOPD is seeking assistance in locating and identifying a subject believed to be responsible for an auto theft that occurred in the 3700 block of Clematis Street on March 22, 2019.

The victim told police that at about 8:20 a.m., she parked her vehicle in a parking lot and walked into a business, leaving the vehicle unlocked and running. The victim said that she exited the business at about 8:25 a.m. and found her vehicle to be missing. A review of video surveillance showed the pictured unknown black male wearing a white jacket, black pants and black shoes with a black backpack enter the vehicle and flee the scene.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact NOPD Third District detectives at 504-658-6030, or to call anonymously to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.