Police: 'Serial robber' linked to 3 robberies in New Orleans area

Source: NOPD
Source: NOPD

A man arrested on July 2 has now been tied to numerous other robberies in the New Orleans area. Police are calling 18-year-old Henry Petite a 'serial robber.'

On July 2, officers arrested Petite for an armed robbery in the 1900 block of Constance.

Officers say since his arrest, they have been able to link him to several other robberies in the New Orleans area.

Officers have charged Petite with two other robberies in late June.

Officers say Petite has been linked to a robbery on June 24 in the 1400 block of Chartres Street. He was rebooked on attempted simple robbery charges.

Authorities believe he was also involved in an armed robbery on June 29 near the intersection of Royal and Marigny. He was rebooked and additionally charged with armed robbery.

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