VIDEO: SUV stolen from driveway in Lakeview

VIDEO: SUV stolen from driveway in Lakeview

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - An SUV was stolen from the driveway of a home in Lakeview. The robbery was caught on a surveillance camera and police hope someone can help identify the people involved.

The incident happened Sunday at 5:30 a.m. in the 5200 block of Hawthorne Place. The video shows someone entering a black 2015 Toyota 4-Runner. The person was able to locate a spare key and start the vehicle. The person in the SUV signaled another person who was walking alongside a slowly moving vehicle. That person got into the moving vehicle and the other person followed behind in the stolen 4-Runner.

The stolen vehicle has a Louisiana license plate bearing UNK TEMP T.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at

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