Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office searches for armed robbery suspect

Mark Glenn, 25
Mark Glenn, 25

Metairie, La. - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for a man they say robbed a woman at gunpoint at she arrived at her home in the 6300 block of Riverside Drive in Metairie.

Police say as the woman got out of her vehicle, she was approached by a man, identified as 25 year-old Mark Glenn, who demanded her purse.

Glenn is described as a black male, 20 to 30 years of age, tall, medium to heavy build, wearing a white shirt and dark pants. He was armed with a silver colored handgun.

A spokesman with the JPSO says Glenn has a lengthy prior criminal history with arrests for Theft, Resisting Arrest and Battery on a Police Officer, Domestic Battery, Possession of Stolen Property, Illegal Carrying of a Firearm, Possession of Crack Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana, Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor along with numerous Municipal and Traffic arrests.

Anyone with information in this matter or who may know the whereabouts Mark Glenn is asked to contact Detective David Canas at 364-5300 or Crimestoppers.