FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sgt. Brian McGregor
Office: (504) 712-2252
Date: December 14, 2011
man arrested for home invasion
- A Kenner man has been arrested after he
pointed a stolen shotgun at an 11 year old then committed a home
On Saturday, December 10, 2011, Earl
Norman, II, 22, of
2625 Bessemer Street,
was arrested by members of the Kenner Police Department after he
committed a home invasion in the 2600 block of
At approximately 1018
p.m., Saturday, December 10, 2011, Kenner Police received a
complaint in reference to a disturbance in the 2600 block of
in which a black male was observed carrying a shotgun.
responding to the complaint learned that
had accused an 11 year old of removing property from a vehicle.
pointed a shotgun at the 11 year old who ran inside his house
followed and kicked the front door of the juvenile’s residence,
forcing entry, and pointed both a shotgun and handgun at the
occupants and demanded property that was allegedly removed from
fled to a nearby home, where he was arrested.
was found to have possessed a stolen Mossberg 12 gauge shotgun
and a stolen .40 caliber handgun.
The shotgun was
found to have been reported stolen during a July 11, 2011,
vehicle burglary that occurred at 2820 Williams Boulevard,
The handgun was confirmed stolen by
the New Orleans Police Department.
was charged with the crimes of aggravated assault, home
invasion, simple criminal damage to property, illegal possession
of stolen firearms, and illegal possession of a firearm by a
person convicted of certain felonies.
has a prior felony conviction for simple burglary stemming from
a 2008 arrest, which prevents him from possessing a firearm.
At the time of
this press release,
remains in custody; his bond was set at $96,500.00.
Chief Steve Caraway urges anyone with
information concerning this incident, to call the Kenner Police
Department at (504) 712-2222, or Crimestoppers at (504)
Kenner Police Officer Brian Saucier is in charge of the