Police: Man wanted for multiple vehicle burglaries in Algiers

Police: Man wanted for multiple vehicle burglaries in Algiers

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with several vehicle burglaries in Algiers. Police obtained an arrest warrant for 19-year-old Brice Perez. He was identified through the help of citizen participation.

According to police, Perez is responsible for five burglaries that occurred during a period of time that spans from around 3 a.m. Saturday until around 2 a.m. Wednesday. The incidents occurred in the 3600 and 3500 blocks of Timber Wolf Lane and the 5200 and 5300 blocks of Forest Park Lane.

Police also believe that Perez may be responsible for the theft of a car, stolen from the driveway of a home in the 2900 block of Donner Avenue. That incident occurred Saturday around 3:05 a.m.

Detectives are in the process of investigating additional incidents in the area that they believe Perez is responsible for.

Perez will be booked with multiple counts of simple burglary involving cars, once apprehended.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call NOPD Fourth District Detectives at 504-658-6040 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.