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Police search for man wanted for Bayou St. John purse snatching


New Orleans, La. - Police are asking for the public's help finding a man involved in a Bayou St. John purse snatching on October 4. 

NOPD investigators say that day at 1:35 p.m., a man grabbed a woman's purse from the basket of her bicycle at the intersection of Hagan & Saint Ann Streets.  

The victim described the man as clean shaven, around 20-30 years old, approximately 5'4" to 5'7" in height.

He was last seen wearing black "surfer length" shorts, and a black t-shirt with an unknown logo on the left chest.  

Anyone that can identify this man or has information on his whereabouts is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111.

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