Female person of interest sought in shooting, robbery investigations

A female person of interest is wanted by New Orleans Police in connection to an alleged shooting near the French Quarter last month and an armed robbery in the Central Business District in 2020

Danielle Perkins, 41, is sought for questioning in an investigation into an aggravated battery by shooting that occurred July 22 near the intersection of Esplanade Avenue and Dauphine Street and a Oct. 9, 2020 armed robbery with a gun in the 300 block of Baronne Street, according to New Orleans Police.

Perkins | NOPD

Perkins, who also goes by the last name of Reed, is not wanted for criminal charges related to these incidents at this time, NOPD added.

Anyone with additional information on these incidents or on the whereabouts of Danielle Perkins is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080. Anonymous callers can contact Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 877-903-7867.