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Suspect Wanted in Theft on Loyola Avenue

by Aaron E. Looney

January 23, 2017

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Sixth District

Suspect Wanted in Theft on Loyola Avenue

The NOPD is seeking assistance in identifying and locating an unknown male wanted in connection with a theft that occurred on January 14, 2017 in the 1000 block of Loyola Avenue.

At about 10:50 a.m., the unknown black male pictured offered to assist the victim as he attempted to utilize the bathroom facilities inside of an area building, at which time the subject approached the victim from the rear and stole the victim’s wallet, cellphone and headphones from the victim’s pockets. The subject then fled the scene on foot

The subject is identified as a black male, last seen wearing a dark striped sweater, blue jeans and brown shoes.

Anyone with information regarding the pictured individual or this incident is asked to contact Sixth District detectives at 504-658-6060.

Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.