NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man allegedly shot a would-be car thief he caught attempting to break into his vehicle.
According to a preliminary report from NOPD, Jordan Lowe was allegedly breaking into a man's car in the 5500 block of Annunciation Street around 10:15 p.m. on Dec. 6. The car's owner came out of his home to confront Lowe when police say Lowe attacked him, striking him several times with a large stick.
The car's owner retreated into his house, but Lowe allegedly followed him in. Once inside, the car owner grabbed his gun and shot Lowe twice before contacting police.
Lowe is in stable condition at a local hospital according to NOPD.
The incident is still under investigation. More information will be released