Kenner man arrested for attempted kidnapping and carjacking

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KENNER POLICE DEPARTMENT

Michael J. Glaser

Chief of Police

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

 

500 Veterans Boulevard

Kenner, LA 70062

(504) 712-2200

FAX (504) 712-2209

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 Contact:  Lt. Brian McGregor

 Email:     bmcgregor@kennerpd.com

 Office:    (504) 712-2252

 Date:     12/14/2015 

Kenner man arrested for attempted kidnapping and carjacking

 Kenner - On Sunday, December 13, 2015, the Kenner Police Department arrested Lenin-Fransico Alvarado-Lopez, 17, who provided the home address of 668 Mayfair Lane, in Kenner.   Alvarado-Lopez was charged with the crimes of attempted carjacking and attempted second degree kidnapping. 

 

At approximately 07:30 a.m., Sunday, December 13, 2015, the Kenner Police Department responded to the Walmart, located at 300 West Esplanade Avenue, in Kenner.  It was there that officers learned that Alvarado-Lopez while armed with a knife, jumped into the rear seat of a vehicle occupied by two female victims ages 31 and 27, demanding that they drive.  Both female victims exited the vehicle and screamed for help, at which time Alvarado-Lopez fled the vehicle and ran east on West Esplanade Avenue.   Witnesses followed Alvarado-Lopez to the 600 block of Mayfair Lane where he was apprehended and arrested.  At the time of this press release; Alvarado-Lopez remains in custody, no bond has been set.     

 

Kenner Police Chief Michael J. Glaser encourages anyone who witnessed this incident or has information concerning Lenin-Fransico Alvarado-Lopez to contact Kenner Police Officer Charlie Donovan at (504) 712-2222. 

 

 
 

Michael
J.
Glaser

Chief of Police

 

 
 
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