NOPD needs the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery.
The victim reported that on July 16, 2017, at approximately 9:30 p.m. he was approached by an unknown black male in the 1500 block of Saint Philip Street. The unknown male implied he had a gun and demanded the victim’s belongings. The victim complied and the suspect fled the scene.
The unknown male in the attached photo was observed on surveillance video using the victim’s credit card approximately 90 minutes later at a business in the 700 block of North Claiborne Avenue.
If you have information about this incident or the identity of the suspect please contact Detective Patrick Rigney or any First District detective at 504-658-6010, or call the NOPD non-emergency number at 504-821-2222.