Carjacker abandons vehicle during chase
POSTED: Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 3:34pm
SHREVEPORT, LA — At this hour, police are looking for a carjacker who led officers on a chase this morning in the MLK neighborhood.
According to law enforcement, the armed auto theft took place at around 11:30 last night on Garden St. The gunman allegedly walked up to the owner of a car pointing his weapon at him and then took the car.
The owner, who was armed, fired several shots at the robber as he drove away.
At around 9:45 on Wednesday, an officer spotted the car and gave chase, however, he bailed out of the car, letting it roll into the yard of a home on Audry Lane.