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NOPD Seeking Suspect Seen on Video in Second District Theft

by Aaron E. Looney

August 29, 2019

Categories: Be on the Lookout, Videos

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Second District

The NOPD is seeking to identify and locate a suspect in the investigation of a theft that occurred on July 28, 2019 in the 1300 block of Octavia Street.

At about 8:30 a.m., an unknown white female walked onto the front porch of the victim's residence. The female was seen taking one of the victim's packages left on the porch swing and placing it inside of her black and white hand bag. The suspect then walked over to the victim's mailbox, removed some of her mail and placed it inside of her bag before fleeing on foot in an unknown direction.

The suspect is further described as wearing large straw hat, white dress with red flowers and black combat boots with a black and white hand bag and black back pack on her back.

Surveillance video of this incident can be viewed at this link.

Anyone with additional information regarding this incident is asked to contact NOPD Second District detectives at 504-658-6020, or call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.