Kenner Police investigating armed carjacking; seeks help from public

Published 7:24 am Monday, January 23, 2023

On January 20, 2023, at 10:15 PM, the victim parked his truck in his driveway in the 3200 block of Appian Street, Kenner.
Shortly after parking, the victim was retrieving mail from the mailbox in front of his home when he was approached by a black male suspect armed with a handgun who demanded his property. The victim dropped his keys, which the suspect retrieved from the ground, entered the victims 2007 Dodge Ram truck and fled the scene.
Police believe a second vehicle may be involved and are asking anyone living in the 3200 block of Appian Street, Kenner, 𝙬𝙝𝙤 𝙢𝙖𝙮 𝙝𝙖𝙫𝙚 𝙫𝙞𝙙𝙚𝙤 𝙨𝙪𝙧𝙫𝙚𝙞𝙡𝙡𝙖𝙣𝙘𝙚 𝙛𝙤𝙤𝙩𝙖𝙜𝙚 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙘𝙖𝙧𝙟𝙖𝙘𝙠𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙤 𝙘𝙤𝙣𝙩𝙖𝙘𝙩 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙆𝙚𝙣𝙣𝙚𝙧 𝙋𝙤𝙡𝙞𝙘𝙚 𝙗𝙮 𝙙𝙞𝙖𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 911 𝙤𝙧 504-712-2222.
Anyone having any information about this incident are asked to contact the Kenner Police at 504-712-2222 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.