NOPD is searching for a generator thief

NOPD is searching for a generator thief

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A well-placed security camera captured an accused generator thief red-handed. Now the NOPD would like to find him in person.

The theft happened in the 1200 block of Lauradale Drive on Thanksgiving Day just before 3 p.m.

The suspect entered the victim's backyard and removed the generator. He then fled the scene, possibly in a black Trailblazer.

Anyone with information regarding the identity or whereabouts of the suspect is asked to contact Detective LaTrell W. Boutte or any Fourth District detective at 504-658-6040.

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