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NOPD Searching for Suspect in Eighth District Burglary

by Karen A Boudrie

January 17, 2023

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Eighth District

NOPD Searching for Suspect in Eighth District Burglary

The NOPD is asking for the public's assistance in locating a suspect wanted in connection with the investigation into a business burglary in the Eighth District.

On Sunday January 1, 2023, around 6:30 p.m., a business in the 700 block of St. Louis Street was burglarized.

Through investigation, Philip Wilson Jr (pictured, black male DOB: 10-23-1977) was identified from surveillance video as the perpetrator of this incident.  A warrant has been issued for his arrest on charges of simple burglary.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at (504) 658-6080 or Crimestoppers anonymously at (504) 822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-7867.

All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.