Shortly after 7:30 pm on Tuesday (September 7, 2021), Slidell Police responded to a carjacking outside of Panera Bread. The victim stated she was getting into her car, at which time the suspect brandished a firearm, grabbed her keys, forced his way into the vehicle, and fled the area. The victim was unharmed during the incident.
The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a tank top, blue gym shorts, and being of average height and build. The stolen vehicle is described as a black 2016 Mercedes E350, bearing Texas license plate LXH5097. The vehicle can further be identified by a deep scratch across the middle of the front driver’s side door.
Any information regarding the identity of the suspect, or the location of the vehicle, contact Sergeant Joel Hoskins at 985-646-4349 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. You can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.