Police search for suspected attempted burglar on Dauphine Street

Courtesy of the NOPD.

The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) is searching for a man who it said tried to burglarize a home in the French Quarter on Saturday, July 13.

According to the NOPD, the incident happened at approximately 2 p.m. in the 600 block of Dauphine Street when a person, who the police describes as a while male, damaged a fence gate to the residence and then damaged wooden panels on the rear doors. But the suspect didn’t get inside the house, according to the NOPD.

The NOPD provided a surveillance camera photograph of the suspect, which is pictured above.

The NOPD requests that anyone with information on the identity and whereabouts of the suspect to call Detective Marshall Scallan or any detective at the Eighth District at 504-658-6080. They can also call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 877-903-7867.