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Suspects and Stolen Vehicle Sought in Incident on North Derbigny

October 3, 2016

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Fifth District

Suspects and Stolen Vehicle Sought in Incident on North Derbigny

The NOPD is looking for two suspects wanted for stealing a vehicle at North Derbigny and Frenchmen streets.

On Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 3:15 a.m., the victim reported that he attempted to enter his vehicle when he was approached by two black males. The first suspect implied he was armed and demanded the victim’s money and vehicle keys. The victim complied and the two suspects got into the vehicle and fled west on North Derbigny.

The stolen vehicle is a white 2004 Infinity G35 with Louisiana license plate number YHW549. A photo of a similar make and model vehicle is included below.

Suspect #1 is described as a black male, 5’9” tall with a medium build. He has a brown complexion and a goatee and was wearing dark clothing.

Suspect #2 is described as a black male, 5’11” tall with a slim build. He was wearing a dark shirt and blue jeans.

If you have any information about this incident please contact Detective Thaddeus Williams or any Fifth District detective at 504-658-6050. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.


Louisiana law states that Individuals convicted of carjacking shall be imprisoned at hard labor for not less than two years and for not more than 20 years, without benefit of parole, probation, or suspension of sentence.