Car stolen on Spruce Street in Carrollton

Car stolen on Spruce Street in Carrollton

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man had his car stolen as he was removing items from the vehicle in the Carrollton Thursday morning.

According to initial New Orleans Police Department reports, the incident happened just after 6:30 a.m. in the 7800 block of Spruce Street.

The victim, a 49-year-old man, was removing items from his vehicle when he was approached by a suspect, described as an armed black man.

The suspect took the man's vehicle and fled.

While there is no official link, last week two armed men attempted to steal a car in the 2100 block of Adams Street as a man was coming home at night.

Shortly after that incident, a car was stolen in the 7700 block of Panola Street.

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