NEW ORLEANS – An 18-year-old man who is accused of using a toy gun in several armed carjackings in Louisiana has been arrested.
NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports that New Orleans police arrested Don Johnson on 8 March after officers said they saw him driving in a car that was stolen three days earlier in an armed carjacking.
Johnson’s arrest warrant states that he confessed to three armed carjackings, along with other robberies while police interviewed him.
According to the arrest warrant, Johnson said that he did not use a real gun in one of the robberies, but rather a toy gun he had painted black so that it really seems.
Johnson was booked on several charges that an armed robbery and carjacking. It is unclear whether he has a lawyer.
Information from: The Times-Picayune, http://www.nola.com