NOPD needs assistance identifying a suspect wanted in connection to an auto theft in the 7600 block of Stonebridge Place.
On October 19, 2016, the victim reported that she parked her vehicle at approximately 3:30 p.m. When she returned less than an hour later, the white 2016 Nissan Sentra with Louisiana license plate number 316AIC was missing.
The suspect pictured below was captured on surveillance camera video stealing the vehicle.
If you have any information about this incident or the identity of this suspect please contact detective Travis Johnson or any Seventh District detective at 504-658-6070. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.
Auto Burglary and Theft
Vehicle burglaries are largely avoidable. Here are some tips on how to avoid car break-ins and thefts:
1. Lock the doors
2. Close windows and sunroofs
3. Don’t leave valuables such as laptops, cell phones, wallets, purses or GPS devices in plain view
4. Put away the garage door opener and any items with personal information
5. Move valuables to the trunk before reaching your destination
6. Don’t leave keys in the vehicle