Suspect allegedly steals cell phone during armed robbery on Dauphine Street

A surveillance camera still of a suspect wanted in connection to an alleged armed robbery in the 100 block of Dauphine Street on Feb. 4.

Investigators are seeking to locate and identify a suspect who took a victim’s cellphone at gunpoint during an alleged Feb. 4 armed robbery on Dauphine Street, according to New Orleans Police.

The incident occurred shortly before 2 a.m. on Feb. 4 when a suspect followed the victim in the 100 block of Dauphine Street, New Orleans Police said.

The suspect approached the victim and produced a black handgun, then demanded the victim’s property, according to police.

The suspect fled the scene with the victim’s cellphone, New Orleans Police said.

New Orleans Police on Feb. 10 released a surveillance camera picture of the alleged suspect, which is pictured above.

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