Lakeview auto burglars got away with law enforcement credentials

Published: Sep. 26, 2016 at 5:18 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department needs your help finding two men they say rummaged through an unlocked car in the 5800 block of General Haig Street.

Investigators say it happened in Saturday, September 24 at 4:45 a.m.  They have surveillance video that shows two men burglarizing the vehicle in Lakeview.

Police say the two men got away with a firearm and law enforcement credentials from the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office.

You can watch the surveillance video by clicking here.

The NOPD reminds citizens not to leave firearms in their vehicles and to always lock their doors.

If you know anything about the crime, you're asked call Crimestoppers 504-822-1111 or toll free 1-877-903-STOP.

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