Couple carjacked behind Houston’s Restaurant

Couple carjacked behind Houston’s Restaurant

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a carjacking that took place behind Houston's Restaurant Saturday night.

The victims told police that around 10:15 p.m. they left the restaurant and walked to their vehicle that was parked in the rear parking lot. Both of the victims got into the vehicle and as the female victim was closing her door, an unknown black male approached the vehicle and pulled the door back open. The suspect then pointed a long gun at both of the victims and demanded them to get out. Both of the victims complied and the suspect fled westbound on St. Charles Avenue in the vehicle.

Police are now searching for the victim's silver 2009 Chevrolet Suburban with the Louisiana License Plate number XUR 557.

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

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