New Orleans, La. - A teenager is behind bars for robbing a man at gunpoint, police say.
It happened in the 6000 block of Belgrade Street in Algiers on May 19th.
Detectives say 17 year-old Willie Sylvester robbed the victim at gun point for $240.00 cash. Detectives were able to compile a photographic line up where Sylvester was positively identified by the victim as the person responsible for the robbery.
Sylvester was arrested Wednesday at a school in the 1200 block of L.B. Landry Avenue.