NOPD seeking suspects in firearm theft, auto burglary
New Orleans police are asking for the public’s assistance in looking for a suspect who stole a firearm on the 3200 block of Frey Place and a suspect that burglarized a vehicle on the 4900 block of Music Street.
The firearm theft took place on July 17 in the victim’s home, where she said she last saw her Tarus 85 handgun in its packaging on her bed around 10 a.m. Officers have identified Edward Hooker, 36, as the perpetrator and have obtained an arrest warrant for him.
The automobile burglary on the 4900 block of Music Street happened on July 23 around 4:47 a.m. An man wearing a white undershirt, khaki pants and a dark-colored long sleeve shirt tied around his waist was seen on surveillance video.
If you have any information on the whereabouts or identification on the mentioned suspects above please contact the Third District station at 504-658-6030. 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.
Sunday, July 30, 2017
Aggravated Assault: 12:00 am, 6200 block Vermillion
Theft: 1:30 am, 4300 block Louisa
Theft:4:30 pm, 400 block of Lark
Residence Burglary (7/27): 7:00 pm, 4100 block Eagle
Monday, July 31, 2017
Business Burglary: 12:06 am, First block Palm Drive
Auto Burglary: 2:00 pm, 400 block Polk
Auto Theft: 6:58 pm, 5300 block Franklin
Auto Theft: 8:40 pm, 4300 block Pauger
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Residence Burglary: 12:30 am, 5600 block Canal
Armed Robbery: 2:00 am, 300 block City Park
Business Burglary: 3:13 am, 4800 block Chef Menteur
Auto Burglary: 4:30 am, 6500 block Pauline
Simple Burglary: 11:18 am, 2100 block Mirabeau
Theft: 12:30 pm, 5200 block Elysian Fields
Theft: 1:00 pm, 4500 block Hayne
Aggravated Battery-Shooting: 8:52 pm, 5200 block Demontluzin
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Auto Burglary: 4:00 am, 4700 block Pauger
Residence Burglary: 3:30 pm, 2200 block Robert E Lee
Theft: 2:30 am, 3500 block Clematis
Residence Burglary: 4:45 pm, 4400 block Baccich
Theft: 7:36 pm, 4300 block Chef Menteur