ARABI, LA (WVUE) - Deputies say that a suspect grabbed an 18-year-old woman by the hair and dragged her off her dirt bike in Arabi.
A New Orleans couple now faces multiple charges.
Officers say that a woman, 18, was riding her dirt bike near the intersection of Patricia Street and Rowley on Monday when the incident occurred. The victim states she was stopped at a stop sign when a man exited a nearby vehicle; grabbed her by the hair; pulled her off the vehicle; and drove off on her bike.
The nearby car also fled the scene.
The victim described the suspect car to authorities. Deputies say they spotted the suspect car on Tuesday and initiated a stop.
Brionne Harris, 25, was driving the vehicle with a young child. Police stopping the vehicle say marijuana was found inside of the car.
Shiquille Robinson, 21, responded to question deputies about stopping his girlfriend, police say. He was arrested upon his arrival and charged with carjacking and possession of 12 grams of marijuana.
Officers say Robinson admitted to stealing the bike and later showed deputies where it was located in eastern New Orleans.
Robinson and Harris were booked into the St. Bernard Parish Prison.