S'port police arrest carjacking suspect

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police arrested a man Monday morning after they say he carjacked another man at gunpoint.

It happened just before 2:00 am in the 1400 block of Natalie Street in Shreveport.

The victim told police a man with a high-powered weapon approached him and demanded his vehicle.

The suspect led police on a lengthy chase  that nearly caused several accidents. Officers finally caught up with the suspect in the 5400 block of Tulsa street.

The suspect now faces several charges including armed robbery.

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