New Orleans Police seek 4 suspects connected to Canal Street robbery

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New Orleans Police are seeking four suspects who allegedly robbed two victims on Canal Street Saturday.

The incident occurred shortly after 11 p.m. in the 900 block of Canal Street, where four unidentified suspects approached the victims and forced their way into the victims’ pockets, taking a wallet and cell phone, according to New Orleans Police.

One of the suspects allegedly punched a victim in the mouth before fleeing the scene.

Anyone with additional information on this incident or on the identity of the suspects 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.