KENNER POLICE DEPARTMENT
Michael J. Glaser
Chief of Police
500 Veterans Boulevard
FAX (504) 712-2209
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Lt. Brian McGregor
investigating burglary / arson
- On Monday, October 23, 2017, at approximately 11:13 p.m., the
Kenner Police and Fire Departments responded to a possible structure
fire at the Quick and Easy Food Store located at 701 East Airline Drive,
in Kenner. While responding
to the call, officers were also alerted to a burglary alarm at the
arrival, officers discovered the front door smashed and 3 small fires
inside the business. The
fire was extinguished and video was obtained of the incident which
revealed an unknown person entered the closed business and set the
(see attached) of the incident depicted an individual inside the
business carrying a container which likely contained a liquid substance
that was poured and ignited.
Although the video is grainy, it will be sent for enhancements.
Police Chief Michael J. Glaser urges anyone with information concerning
this burglary / arson to call the Kenner Police Detective Aaron Savoie
at (504) 712-2301 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.