NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) -- Louisiana State Police say they found $393k in stolen vehicles on a property in New Orleans East. They say the property was being leased by a 38-year-old man named Demetrius Robinson of St. Bernard, LA.
According to troopers, they were following a tip from Gramercy police regarding a stolen 18-wheeler that was parked at 10095 Old Gentilly Road. At the scene, they say they found a total of five stolen vehicles.
Troopers say that while they were searching the area, Robinson drove onto the property in another stolen vehicle.
The list of stolen vehicles includes a 2006 Peterbilt, 2010 Hyundai Excavator, 2002 Peterbilt, 2015 Mercedes, and a 2007 GMC truck.
State Police say Robinson was booked on five counts of possession of stolen property.