Person-of-interest wanted for auto theft on Magazine Street

Person-of-interest wanted for auto theft on Magazine Street

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a man wanted as a person of interest in a stolen car case.

Surveillance video captures the unknown man seen moments before a car was stolen in the 1900 block of Magazine Street.

According to NOPD, the car was stole April 26  just before 2 p.m.

Police said the victim parked her white Honda Accord in the off-street parking lane and left the engine running with her keys inside the ignition.

She then went inside her place of employment for about five or seven minutes. When she left, she noticed her car was missing.

Surveillance video of the person of interest can be seen here. 

Anyone with any information regarding the pictured individual is asked to contact NOPD Sixth District detectives at 504-658-6060. Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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