Suspect wanted in connection to French Quarter wallet snatching

(Photo: Courtesy of NOPD Real Time Crime Center)
New Orleans Police are seeking the identity of a suspect wanted in connection to a property snatching incident that occurred near the intersection of St. Louis and Burgundy streets on Sunday.

The incident occurred at about 4 a.m. when the suspect (pictured above) snatched a wallet from the victim’s hand as they engaged in a conversation and fled the scene on foot, according to New Orleans Police.

Anyone with information on this incident or the suspect is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080. Anonymous callers can contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 877-903-7867.