New Orleans Police seek person of interest wanted in connection to Chartres Street auto theft

(Photo: Courtesy of NOPD)
New Orleans Police have requested the public’s help locating a person of interest who may have information connected to an alleged auto theft on Chartres Street last week.

A 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 was stolen from the 200 block of Chartres Street shortly before 10:30 p.m. on July 3, according to New Orleans Police.

Police on Friday released a surveillance photo allegedly showing a person who was near the vehicle prior to it being stolen.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the reported stolen vehicle and/or the identify of the person of interest is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080. Callers can also contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or 877-903-7867.