Suspects sought in attempted armed carjacking in Gentilly Woods
The New Orleans Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two suspects, pictured above, in an attempted armed carjacking incident that occurred in Gentilly Woods on Oct. 4.
At around 4:30 p.m., two men requested a ride from Lyft. Once the driver took them to their destination, the men pulled out a gun, pointed it at the Lyft Driver and demanded that she exit the vehicle.
The driver got out the car — with the keys in hand — and ran down the street to get help. The two men ran away from the scene, heading south on Metropolitan Drive.
Anyone with information regarding this incident and/or the identity of the pictured subjects to call Third District detectives at 504-658-6030 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.