Man connected to 4 Algiers car burglaries, police say

Man connected to 4 Algiers car burglaries, police say

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A 19-year-old man was arrested Thursday in connection with a car theft and several car burglaries in Algiers.

Detectives say they were were able to connect Brice Perez to the crimes through citizen participation. Police believe he is responsible for the following incidents:

On Saturday, May 23, 2015, around 3:05 a.m., a white 2013 Nissan Maxima was stolen from the driveway of a home in the 2900 block of Donner Avenue.

Perez was booked into Central Lock-up with over seven counts of simple burglary. The Fourth District Investigative Unit is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 504-658-6040.

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