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Police: Carjacker orders child out of vehicle, drives off

Honda Accord similar to one stolen in a carjacking outside of a beauty store. (Source: NOPD) Honda Accord similar to one stolen in a carjacking outside of a beauty store. (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

Police want help finding a vehicle that was stolen in a carjacking on April 11. The incident occurred in the 2000 block of St. Bernard Avenue.

Police say around 6:45 p.m., the victim parked her 2009 silver Honda Accord with Louisiana license plate #SZA323 in front of a beauty store on St. Bernard Avenue. She exited the vehicle and left her 5-year-old son inside. An unknown man entered the driver’s side and ordered the child out of the car.

The boy obeyed and the man drove away.

Surveillance video of the incident can be seen here:

A photo of a similar vehicle similar to the one stolen is pictured. Anyone who can help identify the man who stole the car, or anyone who sees the stolen vehicle is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111 or New Orleans police at (504) 658-6050.

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