NOPD searching for suspect who stole dog from victim’s front yard

NOPD searching for suspect who stole dog from victim’s front yard
The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a suspect they believe stole a dog from in front of a Gentilly home.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a suspect they believe stole a dog from in front of a Gentilly home.

According to police, a man walked up to a home in the 3400 block of Bruxelles Street around 10:10 a.m. on Thursday and took the victim’s dog, Benji, which was tied up on a leash in the front yard. The suspect then fled the scene in a black Pontiac vehicle with the license plate number H432571.

If anyone has any information about the incident is asked to contact NOPD Third District detectives at (504) 658-6030 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

Copyright 2019 WVUE. All rights reserved.