Man carjacked in Hollygrove

Man carjacked in Hollygrove

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a carjacking in the Hollygrove neighborhood Friday night.

The incident happened just after 11:30 p.m. in the 2800 block of Hamilton St.

According to the victim, he was getting out of his vehicle when he was approached by an unknown black male. The suspect then pulled out a gun and put it to the victim's neck. He then took the victim's wallet, watch and car keys.

The victim told police that the suspect then got into the victim's vehicle, drove up a block, picked up another black male and fled the scene.

Police are now searching for the suspects and the vehicle.

The victim's vehicle is a 2013 Kia Sorrento with the Alabama license plate 2BC2572.

If anyone have any information about the incident, they are asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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