Man carjacked and other area crime _lowres


Man carjacked early Saturday in N.O. East

A 46-year-old man was carjacked early Saturday morning in the 7000 block of Crowder Boulevard in New Orleans East, New Orleans police said.

The man said he was parking his 2006 Chevy Trailblazer about 12:45 a.m. when a man with a gun approached and demanded his vehicle and belongings.

The victim complied, and the robber drove off with his vehicle, his wallet and his money.

Man robbed with gun Friday night in Metairie

An armed robbery with a gun occurred shortly before midnight Friday, Jefferson Parish 911 headquarters reported.

The crime occurred at Hearst Street and North Woodlawn Avenue in Metairie.

The male victim was not injured.