NOPD: Suspects sought for kidnapping, robbery, shooting

Shawn Moore for Web

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – NOPD is looking for two suspects in a kidnapping and robbery.

According to NOPD, 20-year-old Shawn Moore and an accomplice jumped into a man’s car in a parking lot near the corner of Chef Menteur Highway and America Street and ordered the victim to drive around to several ATMs and withdraw money. It happened about 9:15 Friday morning.

The suspects told the victim to drive near Dwyer Road and Crowder Boulevard, where one suspect pulled out a gun and shot at three people.

After the victim pleaded for his life, the suspects let him out of the car and drove off.

Anyone with information on Moore’s whereabouts or his accomplice is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 504-822-1111.