Police: Man wanted for robbery and kidnapping

Police: Man wanted for robbery and kidnapping
Police are searching for 28-year-old Leonard Porterfield in connection to a robbery and kidnapping case. (Source: Memphis Police Department)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Police Department is searching for a suspect they believe robbed someone at gunpoint on May 25, 2019.

MPD has identified the suspect as 25-year-old Leonard Porterfield.

According to Police officials Porterfield robbed the victim at gunpoint near Macon Road and Sycamore View. He allegedly hit the victim in the face with a pistol, kidnapped them and took their vehicle.

MPD has issued a warrant for Porterfield’s arrest. He is described as a black male 5′10″, 160 pounds, black hair, brown eyes and medium complexion.

If you have any information regarding this case, please call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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