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NOPD Searching for Theft Suspect

by Karen A Boudrie

April 20, 2023

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Burglary/Theft, First District

NOPD Searching for Theft Suspect

The NOPD is asking for the public's assistance in locating a subject wanted in connection with a theft investigation in the First District.

On Wednesday April 19, 2023, at about 3:07p.m. a package was stolen from a porch in the 3200 block of St. Peter Street by someone riding a bicycle.

Through investigation, detectives identified Douglas Walker, (pictured, black male DOB 3-24-1967) as the perpetrator in this incident.  

An arrest warrant has been issued for Walker on theft charges.

Anyone with information as to his whereabouts is asked to contact First District detectives at (504) 658-6010 or Crimestoppers anonymously at (504) 822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-7867.

All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.


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