NOPD: Man jumps through window, carjacks driver

NOPD: Man jumps through window, carjacks driver
(Source: FOX 8)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man jumped through a car window while it was stopped at a red light in the 9th Ward and carjacked the driver, according to an initial police report.

The 19-year-old victim was stopped in the 6400 block of N. Claiborne Ave. on Monday around 6 p.m. when the crime occurred.

The attacker ordered the victim to drive him to several locations, according to New Orleans police.

The perpetrator then told the victim to get out of the vehicle.

If you have any information about this incident or the identity of the perpetrator please contact Detective Jessica Williams or any detective in the Special Victims Section – Sex Crimes division at 658-0000. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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