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New Orleans, LA -Purse Snatching
Published on Oct 11, 2014
On Sunday, October 6, 2014, at or about 5:50am, the victim was walking in the 800 block of Canal Street when she was approached from behind by three unknown black males. One of the subjects snatched the victim’s purse from her shoulder. All three subjects then fled on Canal to Dauphine, then on Dauphine to Iberville and then on Iberville towards Bourbon Street and then unknown. Surveillance cameras captured the three subjects fleeing the scene. The subjects were described as three young black males, approximately 17-21 years of age. The subject that took the victims purse appeared to be 5’06” -5”-8” tall with a thin build wearing a white long sleeved T-shirt and blue jeans. The subject was further described as have dread locks or a braided hairstyle. Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Det. Michael Flores at (504)658-6707 / MFlores@nola.gov and/or CrimeStoppers at (504)822-1111.
Address:800 block of Canal Street
Oct 18, 2014