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Metairie, La. - Jefferson Paris Sheriff's deputies are looking for a suspect in the armed robbery of two women outside a Metairie hotel on July 13.
Investigators say Joseph S. Andrews, 17, whose last known address was in the 3700 block of Alton Street, acted as the gunman in the holdup at 4409 Hearst Street. Efforts to locate Andrews have been unsuccessful and police say he no longer resides at the Alton Street address.
Andrews is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds. He has a dark complexion. Andrews has prior arrests for criminal damage, simple battery, disturbing the peace, resisting an officer, theft, battery on a correctional officer and possession of hydrocodone.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Sgt. Cedric Gray at (504) 364-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.
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