Suspect sought for Garden District robbery; victim stabbed several times

New Orleans, La. - The NOPD is searching for a suspect who robbed a woman of her purse, then stabbed her when she struggled.

A spokesman for the NOPD says it happened July 12th around 11:45pm in the 1500 block of Terpsichore Street.

Police describe the suspect as a black male in his late 20's or early 30's. He is approximately 5'8" tall and weighs about 170 pounds.

He is considered armed and dangerous. If you can help police identify the suspect, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.