Cops arrest three teens for Carrollton area daylight carjacking

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A 16-year-old, 17-year-old and 18-year-old suspect are facing charges for a daylight carjacking off Carrollton Avenue in New Orleans.

"Victim was in his vehicle while at a stop sign when suspects pulled up in white SUV," Police reports explain. "Two suspects exited the SUV, pointed a gun at the victim and demanded victim’s vehicle."

Investigators say the 47-year-old victim did what the suspects said.

"Victim complied. Vehicle was tracked to another location where police converged on suspects and arrested them."

It happened just after 4:30pm near the corner of Short Street and Edinburgh Street.

Police released the following about the suspects:
  • Suspect #1 Information: Cornell Sparkman, Male, DOB: 04-26-2001 (Arrested)
  • Suspect #2 Information: 16-year-old juvenile male (Arrested)
  • Suspect #3 Information: Deniro Alexander, Male, DOB: 05-16-2002 (Arrested)