NOPD searches for vehicle used in auto burglary

NOPD searches for vehicle used in auto burglary

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police want to locate a vehicle they say was used in an automobile burglary.

The incident happened May 1, around 2:48 p.m.

Police say the vehicle was used by three unknown people who broke into a white 2012 Ford F-250 in a parking lot behind the Ruby Slipper Restaurant in the 100 block of Cortez Street.

Investigators say the vehicle appears to be a maroon late model Jeep Compass with dark tinted windows and no license plate.

They also say that one of the suspects was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt. He was seen on surveillance video exiting the Jeep and looking in car windows, then approaching the vehicle that was burglarized.

If you have any information about this case call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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