Police seek Canal Street robbers caught on camera - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports

Police seek Canal Street robbers caught on camera

Updated:

NEW ORLEANS - Police have a new lead as they investigate an armed robbery that took place last weekend in a normally safe area downtown.

Images from a surveillance camera near the foot of Canal Street captured several young people running just moments after the crime.

Officers say the victim reported that several robbers punched him in the face Saturday night and then escaped with his property.

The NOPD needs the public's help as it tries to identify those shown in the surveillance video. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestopppers at (504) 822-1111. Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward for tips that lead to an arrest and indictment.

Powered by WorldNow

Fox 8 WVUE-TV
Louisiana Media Company, LLC.
1025 S. Jefferson Davis Parkway
New Orleans, LA 70125

General Number: (504) 486-6161
News Tips: (504) 483-1503
News Room Fax: (504) 483-1543

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WVUE. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.