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NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:  Lt. Wayne McInnis

Email:     wmcinnis@kennerpd.com  

Office:    (504) 712-2234

Date:      September 11, 2010

 

KENNER POLICE ARREST HISPANIC MALE

FOR BRANDISHING A BUTCHER KNIFE ON DANCE FLOOR

 

KENNER - On September 11, 2010, at 1:25 A.M. Kenner Police Officers were dispatched to the Taqueria Sanchez Restaurant / Bar, located at 2633 Williams Blvd, Kenner, in reference to a Hispanic Male brandishing a butcher knife on the dance floor.

A security guard at the business informed arriving Officers that a Hispanic Male fled the business after he was approached by the security guard for brandishing a butcher knife on the dance floor. The subject fled after the security guard attained the knife from the subject.

Responding Officers located a Hispanic Male fitting the description of the subject in 1900 Block of Veterans Blvd.  The subject a Cristian A. Garcia H/M 30 years, of 2727 Helena St, Kenner, was arrested after being identified by the security guard. Cristian Garcia is charged with Disturbing the Peace.

Chief Steve Caraway urges anyone with information concerning this incident, to call the Kenner Police Department at (504) 712-2222, or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. 

Officer Charles Donovan is investigating this incident.

 

 

 

-KPD-

                                     

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