Slidell Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Stealing Out-Of-Gas Car

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A New Orleans man is under arrest and accused of carjacking a man at a gas station in Slidell on Thursday afternoon.

Officers responded about 4 p.m. to the reported carjacking at a Shell station on Old Spanish Road. The victim told police he was about to gas up when the suspect pulled a gun and took his car.

The suspect, identified as Arsenio Wells, took off on I-10 but soon had to stop and buy gas.

Officers caught up with Wells at a gas station in New Orleans.

He sped away, crashed the car, and ran on foot before police closed in and arrested him.

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