NOPD searches for two suspects in alleged robbery on Royal Street

Courtesy of the NOPD.

The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) is searching for two male suspects who are wanted for an alleged simple robbery in a bathroom in the 200 block of Royal Street on July 15.

According to the NOPD, the incident occurred at approximately 8:13 p.m. when two suspects followed the victim into the bathroom. One suspect put the victim in a choke hold from behind, according to the NOPD, while the other suspect took the wallet from the victim’s pocket. Both suspects immediately fled the scene.

The NOPD requests that anyone with information on this incident or the identity and whereabouts of the suspects to contact Detective Ron Howard or any Eighth District detective at 504-658-6080. Anonymous callers can call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 877-903-7867.

Approximate location of the alleged July 15 simple robbery, according to the NOPD.