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Cross-dressing man arrested in French Quarter robbery

Danny Hill (OPSO) Danny Hill (OPSO)

New Orleans, La. - New Orleans police have arrested a suspect accused of attacking and robbing a man who was walking in the French Quarter early Tuesday morning.

Police say 35-year-old Danny Hill, who was dressed as a woman, was walking down Toulouse Street near Bourbon. Detectives say Hill struck a 49-year-old man and tried to take his wallet. The man resisted and Hill allegedly grabbed the man's iPhone from his pocket and ran.

Officers in the French Quarter were able to apprehend Hill, charging him with simple robbery.

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