FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Chief Steve Caraway
Office: (504) 712-2212
Date: September 1, 2010
identify truck used in
- The Kenner Police Department
are in possession of a vehicle they believe was used in the
August 13, 2010, murder of Jose Caballero, of
The murder occurred in the 2400
block of Williams Boulevard,
A black male shot Caballero then
fled in the below vehicle.
Shortly after releasing the photograph of
the suspect vehicle to local news media, detectives received a
telephone call from the vehicle’s owner.
It was learned that, August 11,
2010, the owner was carjacked in the 3400 block of
Pine Street, in
The vehicle was then used in the
August 13, 2010, murder in Kenner.
The owner further advised that on
Monday, August 27, 2010, he was contacted by NOPD and advised
the vehicle was involved in a hit a run accident that occurred
at Girod and Loyola
The owner recovered his vehicle from
Girod and Loyola Drive and had it towed to a repair
Chief Steve Caraway urges anyone with information concerning
the driver of the carjacked vehicle used in the murder, to
call Kenner Police Detective Jeff Adams at (504) 712-2310 or
Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.