FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Detective Brian McGregor
Office: (504) 712-2252
Date: September 10, 2010
Shotgun Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested
KENNER - On Wednesday,
September 8, 2010, three suspects responsible for a shotgun
armed robbery that occurred in the 2400 block of Albany Street were arrested.
Arrested was Brennan Bellard, 18,
of 2701 Greenwood Street, Kenner,
Nicholas Overton, 19, of 2716 Augusta Street, Kenner, and a
fifteen year old juvenile, from
Kenner. The three were charged with armed
On September 2, 2010, Bellard, Overton,
and the fifteen year old approached two victims in the 2400
block of Albany Street.
Bellard who was armed with a
shotgun, ordered the victims to lie on the ground.
While on the ground the suspects
demanded the victims’ cash, jewelry, and personal property.
It should be noted that above
investigation was a joint investigation, in which
Kenner detectives worked along with the Jefferson
Parish Sheriff’s Office Robbery Detectives who were
investigating similar armed robberies in Metairie, in which some
of the same suspects, including two additional suspects from
were arrested in reference to other shotgun armed robberies that
occurred in Metairie.
As the result of the joint
investigation, two handguns were seized, and some of the Albany Street
victim’s property was recovered.
Bellard and Overton remain in custody at
Center and the juvenile is presently
remanded in the custody of the
Contact Jefferson Parish Pubic
Information Officer Larry Dyess for additional information on
the other two suspects arrested and the Jefferson Parish armed
Chief Steve Caraway urges anyone with
information concerning this incident to call the Kenner Police
Department (504) 712-2222, or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.
Detective George Hoffmann and Detective Harold Pendergast
are in charge of the investigation.